FAQs

Q: What is Applied Behavior Analysis and how is it related to health coaching?

A: Applied Behavior Analysis is a science-based, systematic approach to behavior change. It is rooted in motivation and reinforcement.

This is the sustainability aspect of health coaching and how we make your new habits last long-term.

Q: Who needs this type of coaching?

A: Health advising can be beneficial for anyone looking to create healthier habits in their life.

It is for the 20-something professional confused about how to eat for her body who is constantly bombarded with contradictory theories in the media.

It is for the health-conscious marathon trainer who needs support in eating for his body type and fitness goals.

It is for the mom of two who needs accountability when it comes to committing to her goals of sticking to a consistent gym routine.

It is for the professional in the work-force who needs guidance in bringing more mindfulness into their daily life and help determining a sustainable work/life balance.

Q: Do I have to live in NYC to work together?

A: Nope - I have clients all over the world! Sessions are typically done over the phone or Skype to make health coaching as accessible as possible.

Q: How/why are you qualified to do this?

A: I’ve gone through my fair share of disordered eating, fitness struggles, mindfulness challenges and career rollercoasters. I speak from a place of authenticity, always (honesty and transparency are fundamental components of this partnership).

If my educational background is of interest, I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Purchase College and my Master’s of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis from Northeastern University. Additionally, I received my Integrative Health Coaching certification from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition.

Q: What if I just want a meal plan?

A: I am always happy to discuss other options than what I offer on my services page. From meal plans, to grocery store tours, I do offer additional services as well as payment options. Fill out this form and let’s discuss!

Q: What if I need additional support?

A: Great Q. I am not a Registered Dietician, Nutritionist, Personal Trainer, Doctor or Licensed Therapist. I will always refer out to my network of professionals whom I trust whole-heartedly if I believe your needs are beyond the scope of my practice. Additionally, if I know of someone who I think you would have greater benefits from working with, I am happy to make that introduction.

Q: Do you host workshops or corporate events?

A: I absolutely do! Send me an email at hello@roottorisehealth.com or fill out this form to chat further.