Tammy Beasley, MS, RDN, CEDRD-S, CSSD, LD
Vice President, Clinical Nutrition Services
Alsana Eating Recovery Communities
Tammy has been practicing as a registered, licensed dietitian/nutritionist for over thirty years, specializing in the field of eating disorders. Her experience includes inpatient treatment programs, opening and managing several outpatient nutrition programs for clients with eating disorders in both Alabama and Florida, and maintaining a private practice throughout the majority of her career. Tammy currently serves as Vice President of Clinical Nutrition Services for Alsana Recovery Community Centers, working closely with the Clinical Leadership Team to ensure that the nutrition programming blends both evidence-based science and cutting-edge practice. Tammy was the first registered dietitian to become certified with the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp) in 1993, and served on the Certification Committee for nine years, stepping into the role of Director from 2013-2017. During her tenure, the Commission on Dietetic Registration approved the CEDRD Certification for RDs in the field of eating disorders. Due to her work in this field, Tammy received the Excellence in Practice in Eating Disorders award from Behavioral Health Nutrition practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics in 2016. She was one of three co-authors of the 2020 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Standards of Practice and Standards of Professional Performance for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in Eating Disorders, published in the November 2020 Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Tammy enjoys translating evidence-based science into practical and insightful messages for clients to begin healing their relationship with food and body and for clinicians to incorporate into their own practices.
- Plant-Based Eating Disorder Treatment from Residential to Outpatient Care
Tuesday, October 19
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM