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Senior Nutritionist Volunteer- Medicinal Foods & herbs for stress, sleep and anxiety, CrowdDoing

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El Dorado Hills, CA
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Published 2 months ago

Medicinal Foods for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety is recruiting virtual volunteer senior nutritionists. This role is for Senior Nutritionist Volunteer- Medicinal Foods & herbs for stress, sleep and anxiety, CrowdDoing.

We're helping to build medicinal foods literacy and citizen science of foods & herbs for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety.

Here is the main package for your review to determine if you are interested: docs.google.com/document/d/1bT47d5eDE2NVW606d1Y7TeKp1hDHyP_JBuJ94Cyy0B4/edit?usp=sharing .


Please feel free to view this powerpoint to get an overview of this initiative: docs.google.com/presentation/d/12aEqwiRctIx3QcvK6HNFy4uJ5TgRffxQ7xPLEINNyJw/edit?usp=sharing


Did you know that there are thousands of foods and herbs that can impact our mental health in positive ways? CrowdDoing is a global virtual collaboration to research medicinal foods for stress, sleep and anxiety. Our project has the goal of advancing integration across fields of research and to build medicinal foods literacies in the population. We're recruiting virtual volunteer service learning project managers.


This role is for Medicinal Foods, Medicinal Foods Service Learning Micro-Leadership Project Management. CrowdDoing aims to make each role flexible, allowing you to become engaged according to your own schedule. You will have the chance to assume micro-leadership responsibilities in keeping with your aspirations and availability. https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/.


You can see a video introduction (7 minutes & 25 second) to CrowdDoing's medicinal foods. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUrvRkx7_y8


We're helping to build medicinal foods literacy and citizen science of foods & herbs for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety.


What skills will you practice gaining mastery of this this role? Skills that overlap with what are needed for Medicinal Foods project management Service Learners include skills relevant to future project delivery in the project management profession. These skills include hard skills like "ability to make data-driven decisions" and soft skills like :problem-solving, interpersonal, communication, teamwork, leadership)" Developing Digital-Age Project Management Skills to Thrive in Disruptive Times https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/learning/thought-leadership/pulse/digital-pm-skills.pdf?sc_lang_temp=e

CrowdDoing provides real-world project-based learners to service learners who want to both develop their skills, and learn new skills related to systemic thinking, systemic change, and multi-disciplinary collaboration.

Here is the main package for their review to determine if you are interested: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bT47d5eDE2NVW606d1Y7TeKp1hDHyP_JBuJ94Cyy0B4/edit?usp=sharing .


We also have a powerpoint we can share- https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/12aEqwiRctIx3QcvK6HNFy4uJ5TgRffxQ7xPLEINNyJw/edit?usp=sharing


Pinterest page:


pinterest.com/medicinalfoodscitizenscience/boards/


CrowdDoing leverages micro-leadership. You can see this public article about our work: https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/


Please get in touch if you would be interested in supporting us through the role of: Nutritionist Volunteer- Medicinal Foods & herbs for stress, sleep and anxiety, CrowdDoing.

Pinterest page:


pinterest.com/medicinalfoodscitizenscience/boards/


CrowdDoing leverages micro-leadership. You can see this public article about our work: https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/


Please get in touch if you would be interested in supporting us through the role of:

We are looking for a knowledgeable, compassionate and enthusiastic nutritionist who thrives helping others achieve a better quality of life. As a nutritionist, you will assess your client’s needs to create detailed meal plans and new dietary routines. You should be an exemplary listener and teacher, able to motivate your clients to make healthy lifestyle changes and work towards their health and wellness goals.


Nutritionist volunteer Responsibilities

Develop, quality control review and promote healthy eating and lifestyle habits

Inform, advise, and dispense nutritional information to users of CrowdDoing medicinal foods

Create tailored and detailed evaluation of functional pathways for addressing stress, sleep and anxiety

Be empathetic and understanding of user's nutritional challenges and counsel them on how to make beneficial changes

Be aware and act accordingly in the design of our application if a user has any food-drug interactions, food allergies and/or cost restrictions when formulating a nutritional plan

Support application follow-up with users, review progress, and help keep them on track with the nutritional plan you’ve set forth

Document user’s progress, setbacks, and overall results; organize and maintain patient files

Follow all nutritional laws and regulations

Continually conduct research in the nutritional sciences field, read articles and journals, and attend conferences regularly

Stay abreast on current and latest nutritional findings and implement this material into your work

Nutritionist volunteer Requirements and Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in dietetics, nutrition, public health, or related field; master’s preferred

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) credential

10+ years proven experience as a nutritionist

Valid license to practice

Experience educating and counseling

Previous experience using nutrition analyzing software programs such as Nutritionist Pro

Adept motivator who can inspire patients to make positive change

Able to set realistic goals for clients and help them achieve these goals

Excellent problem solver

Strong analytical skills



"To help support you joining the right part of CrowdDoing for you, please use this form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSftd6E0tyV2uq7mMty1rZ80BB2MSGhbnof9gRBvaQXbrttIkg/viewform?usp=sf_link"



Medicinal Foods for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety is recruiting virtual volunteer senior nutritionists. This role is for Senior Nutritionist Volunteer- Medicinal Foods & herbs for stress, sleep and anxiety, CrowdDoing.

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  • Schedule
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    Weekends
  • Time Commitment
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    A few hours per week
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    Recurring

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Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
3325 Besana Drive, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, United States

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