Lisa Ackerman is a certified nutritionist (CN) and nutritional therapy practitioner (NTP) who is passionate about personalized nutrition, and about using nutrition to promote healing and resilient wellness. She has training in health coaching, positive psychology, and functional nutrition and likes to integrate aspects of all three to help people overcome barriers that are preventing them from truly optimizing nutrition and health outcomes.
Lisa has first-hand experience in the struggle, fatigue, and exhaustion that comes from following one-size-fits-all guidance. Her personal struggles have connected her to truly understand a client’s needs and motivations and inspires her to apply sound, research-backed diet and lifestyle recommendations that might help get her clients to a healthier place.
- Do I have nutrition counseling benefits available?
- Is it limited to certain diagnosis or a condition?
- Is there a limit to the number of visits I can get?
- Do I need a referral from my primary care physician?
- Does my deductible apply?
- Do I have a copay or coinsurance?
If you need any additional guidance, our front desk staff offers complimentary insurance benefit checks. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 206-297-6013 for more information.
In the state of Washington, a Certified Nutritionist is a qualification covered by most insurance plans. CNs must have a master’s-level degree in nutrition, as well as an extensive background in medical nutrition therapy, preventative health, and human physiology. They are required to maintain credentials with continuing education annually, as well as to stay current on nutritional research.