Adrien Paczosa is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian practicing in Austin, Texas and the surrounding counties. Adrien is also a Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian Supervisors (CEDRD-S).
Adrien began her path towards nutrition through her falling down. She has been a dancing since age 2 and in college was a Kilgore College Rangerette. During a practice, she took a fall and broke her foot, and that sparked the ideas of needing a new direction in her life.
After graduating in 2003 from the University of Illinois – Chicago with a bachelor of science degree in Human Nutrition, Adrien began her carrier as a staff dietitian at hospital in downtown Chicago. She was promoted to the hospital’s Director of Food Service and Nutrition and was responsible for all food preparation as well as patient nutritional care. While working at her clinical job, Adrien maintained her passion for movement by working as a personal trainer and nutrition coach in downtown Chicago.
In 2006, Adrien returned to Texas to be close to family, friends, and warmer weather! She opened her private practice, I Live Well Nutritional Therapy in 2007 and has only continued to grown. To date, iLiveWell Nutrition Therapy has multiple locations, contracts with numerous corporations and treatment centers, and currently five dietitians are employed under iLiveWell. “Creating better access to dietitians!” has been one of the driving forces of Adrien’s company. She continues with her mission by working with local and national media channels to promote nutrition and health through her appearances and messaging.
Adrien has been active in the local, state and national dietetic association volunteering and holding board positions. She is currently the Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Media Representative, which has allowed her to educate more Texans on the power of food. Holding numerous board member positions of Behavioral Health Nutrition (BHN) Dietetic Practice group has been a gift and honor to Adrien, and she continues to believe and strive to hold the bar set by BHN members to the highest degree of professional expectations.
In between Adrien’s time at her office and volunteering, you can find her enjoying all of the fun Austin restaurants, spending time with her family.
Nutritional Counseling - Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge eating disorder, Healthy at every size (HAES), night eating syndrome, exercise compulsion, addictions, MFTHR gene mutation nutrition counseling, mental health & nutrition counseling.
Speaking - Adrien presents on a wide variety of topics related to eating disorder recovery, Health At Every Size, and business savvy as a practitioner entrepreneur.
Supervision - Adrien is an iaedp™ Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian and Approved Supervisor (CEDRD-S). She is eager to support you in developing your own eating disorders expertise.
Nutrition counselingFees and Types of Insurance Accepted:
Accepting = Blue Cross, Cigna, Aetna, Medicare, United
Out of pocket initial is $180 follow up $145