Many patients have questions about optimizing health with balanced nutrition. Our Registered Dietitian is available for consults. We believe all bodies deserve respect and all foods can fit within a nourishing meal pattern. With the help of a Registered Dietitian, you can create sustainable and realistic lifestyle change catered to your needs.
- Nutrition Services offers in-person and telehealth appointments at all CHC locations.
- Individualized medical nutrition therapy can help with an array of chronic disease including, but not limited to, prediabetes, diabetes, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, digestive discomfort, and disordered eating patterns.
- Nutrition counseling may also include diet modification, tips for shopping on a budget, community nutrition resources, mindful eating strategies, and more.
For more information or to submit a referral to speak with our Registered Dietitian, please speak to your provider or call 802-864-6309.
Mattie Alpaugh, MS, RDN, CD has lived in Vermont since 2008 and received a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, Nutrition, and Food Sciences and a Master of Science in Dietetics, with concentrations in community nutrition and sustainable food systems, from the University of Vermont. She then worked as a research coordinator at the University of Vermont where she coordinated studies exploring the relationship between home cooking and health outcomes, the effects of COVID-19 on food security, and online-based nutrition interventions. Her primary professional interests include culinary nutrition, vegetarian nutrition, weight-inclusive care, intuitive eating, and community-based food security initiatives. When she is not working, Mattie enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, DIY projects to fix up her old house, fiber arts, and getting outside.