Jamie Pittman is a Registered Dietitian with her Masters of Science degree in Dietetics. Jamie is also a fully certified Pilates instructor and has been immersed in the profession of Physical Therapy in an assortment of medical settings since 1998. Jamie’s involvement with various patients, diagnoses and injuries sparked her interest in nutrition. Having worked with many individuals with a variety of medical diagnoses, she realized the common denominator to most people’s problems was in their eating habits. Wishing to share her love for healthy food, cooking, nutrition and over all well-being, she began her education in the field of nutrition. Jamie’s studies in this field have provided her with experience in counseling patients with a variety of common medical issues. She feels that in order for individuals to create a change in their lifestyle, they must understand why the change is necessary. Jamie’s counseling sessions are goal oriented and help individuals better understand their own medical issues. Throughout her career, Jamie has attended a number of continuing education workshops based on Pilates, and movement therapy techniques. Her involvement in the rehabilitation field has contributed to her particular interest in working with clients who require special attention with understanding the reason why a nutritious, healthy lifestyle is important.
Eastern Michigan University, Master’s in Dietetics