Meet Halina

Halina is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Health and Wellness Coach, a passionate nutrition and wellness expert. She has over 15 years of experience working with clients and patients of every age and various health issues. She has worked in clinical hospital settings as well as community and corporation programs. In her practice, she applies an integrative approach and uses a wide array of tools that goes far beyond a diet. She's convinced that real foods are a must for being healthy! She believes that small steps can lead to big results, also positive attitude and thoughts will accelerate the healing. Science based tests, customized nutrition supplementation, energy therapy and an active lifestyle play another big part in our life. She inspires people to take action to improve their health and to transform their lives. Knowing how busy life can be, Halina offers services to her clients in different ways. You can meet her in the office and have a face-to-face session or you can have a session on the phone, Skype or get information by email. Group sessions and workshops are also available.

Education

Master of Public Health - Hunter College, New York, 2002
B.S. in Nutrition and Food Science - Hunter College, New York, 1996

Credentials and Certification

CORE - The American Association of Diabetes Educators, 2012
First Line Therapy Certification - Metagenics, 2009
Health Counselor Certification - Institute for Integrative Nutrition, 2008
Health Counseling Training Program - Teachers College Columbia University, 2008
Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management - Commission on Dietetic Registration & The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2007
Certified Lactation Counselor - Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice, 2004
Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist (CDN) - The University of the State of New York Education Department Office of the Professions, 2000
Register Dietitian (RD) - Commission on Dietetic Registration & The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 1998

Professional Organization

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Active member of: Nutrition Entrepreneurs, Weight Management, Dietitians in Integrative & Functional Medicine and private practice groups
The Greater New York Dietetic Association (GNYDA)
The American Association of Diabetes Educators

Affiliation

Mount Sinai Hospital, IMA

Personal

When Halina isn't working with her patients or clients you will find her spending quality time with her family and friends, playing with her cat, reading, trying new recipes and cooking healthy meals, taking walks enjoying nature, meditating, listening to music, doing yoga or just exploring different places, cultures and countries.