Are you overwhelmed by your child's food allergy diagnosis?
Do you worry that your child is meeting their nutritional needs?
Are you struggling with your child's picky eating and mealtime meltdowns?
Has cooking for your family become a nightmare?
Stephanie Van't Zelfden is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) that specializes in child and family nutrition, including food allergies and picky eating. As a busy mom, Stephanie understands the unique challenges and stress that comes along with feeding children. She also has a Certificate of Training in Food Allergies from the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics, giving her advanced level training in food allergy management. Stephanie works with your family preferences and lifestyle to help you achieve your nutrition goals.
Stephanie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health & Nutrition Sciences from Brooklyn College, and completed her 1300-hour dietetic internship at Queens College. In her prior life, she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from New York University, and worked in project management and operations. Since starting her career in nutrition, Stephanie has worked in daycare centers, preschools, non-profit organizations, and nursing homes, and has counseled families and adults on healthy eating and managing food allergies and other nutrition challenges.
Based in Brooklyn, NY, Stephanie offers virtual nutrition counseling through phone or HIPAA-compliant video conferencing. This allows you to connect from the comfort of your home or office, making it easy to stay in touch while managing your family's busy schedule.
Professional Certifications / Memberships
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (86013802)
New York State Certified Dietitian-Nutritionist (008454-1)
Pennsylvania Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (DN005812)
Greater New York Dietetic Association
Certificate of Training: Food Allergies
ServSafe Food Protection Manager (11689349)