Dana James, MS, CNS, CDN is a triple board certified nutritionist and founder of Food Coach NYC, a nutritional therapy practice, based in Manhattan. Dana is trained in nutrition biochemistry, functional medicine and cognitive behavioral therapy. It is through this combination of nutrition medicine and counseling that Dana can bring about a transformational shift in her clients' health and emotional well-being.
Dana graduated summa cum laude from Europe's most prestigious nutrition institute, the Institute for Optimum Nutrition, United Kingdom. Her initial nutrition training was at the Brain Bio Centre, London, an outpatient facility specializing in depression and addiction. It was there that she witnessed how powerful food and nutrients can be in moderating brain chemistry, mood and behavior. She incorporates these learnings into her current practice today.
In addition to her one-one consulting, Dana also runs workshops that help women overcome body image issues and self-sabotaging behaviors.
Dana is also the principal nutritionist at the anti-aging clinic, PhysioAge, New York. She is part of the 'Cleanse' health team which educates young models on how to eat right for success and longevity in the fashion industry.