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Jenni Leslie

Articles by Jennifer Leslie, MS, RD, LD

Registered Dietitian

Jenni completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics at Southeast Missouri State University and moved on to complete her Master of Science degree and Dietetic Internship through Saint Louis University. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Missouri Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the St. Louis Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. After receiving her license and registration in 2014, Jenni immediately began working in the eating disorder field. She is passionate about helping clients relearn how to feel calm and joyful around food, rather than fearful and judgmental. At McCallum Place, Jenni works with adults, young adults, and adolescents in the residential, partial hospitalization (PHP), and intensive outpatient (IOP) settings.

A Non-Diet New Year

As we embark on a new year and a new decade, it’s natural to brainstorm ways to improve ourselves. We look forward to invigorating changes and vow to be “better” in some way. It’s also a time when we’re bombarded with the message that appearance-based resolutions will provide that #NewYearNewMe. However, if we don’t accomplish … Read More