Jeanette is a Registered Dietitian with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and a Bachelor of Science of Public Health from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She completed her dietetic internship with the University of Massachusetts Amherst before working as a Registered Dietitian and Certified Lactation Counselor with the WIC Program in New Hampshire.
She is currently a member of the New Hampshire Breastfeeding Task Force and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Registered Dietitian, Licensed Dietitian
A registered dietitian is a medical professional who specializes in food and nutrition for people. To become a registered dietitian, one must complete bachelor degree, complete a 900 hour internship and pass a standardized exam administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. To maintain the credential, the registered dietitian must complete continuing professional education requirements.
A licensed dietitian has the ability to practice in particular states.
Jeanette is licensed in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Certified Lactation Counselor
A Certified Lactation Counselor is a breastfeeding and lactation specialist who helps families reach and their nursing goals! The education and preparation for nursing can start long before baby arrived and last until the very last nursing or pumping session.
Jeanette has been a CLC since 2016.