Grace Shih, MS, RD
San Jose, CA 95032
Contact by e-mail
CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: Working with eating disorders (AN + BU) over 20 years, devoting herself to help the new dual condition: diabulimia. Staff RD at Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, consulting RD @ Kaiser teen clinics, board member of EDRC, presenter of nutrition seminars to health professionals, communities and schools. Practicing individual nutrition counseling and education at two offices: Los Gatos and Stockton.
Board Certified: Yes- American Dietetic Association
Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 10+ years
Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 15+
EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: Registered Dietitian and Master’s degree in nutrition. Working and has trained with Packard Children’s Hospital @ Stanford. Expertise: Diabulimia, Eating Disorders, Pediatric & Adolescent Nutrition.
Starting with where you are at and help lifting you up. Yes, I feel you can recover from an eating disorder and I define recovery as: Feeling good about self, understanding nutrition facts, having healthy medical signs & sound physical condition, and developing comfortable relationship with food.
LANGUAGES: English and Chinese
POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Athletes, Children, Ethnic Minorities, Families, Females, Males
CONDITIONS TREATED: Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Diabulimia.
TREATMENT APPROACHES: Nutritional Counseling. Willing and experienced in working as part of a team.
TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Nutrition Presentations to groups.
FEES: Cash, Personal Checks, Some Insurance