Mary-Lauren Shelton, RDN, LD, CEDS
Certified Eating Disorders Specialist
Owner and Founder
Mary-Lauren Shelton, RDN, LD, CEDS holds a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from the University of Kentucky in Lexington where she also completed the Coordinated Dietetics Program.
Mary-Lauren’s primary focus is eating disorder treatment with nutrition counseling experience at all stages in recovery. She currently provides nutrition counseling services in Richardson, TX through her company, Nutrition DiscoveRD™, and virtually to residents across Texas, Mississippi, and Kentucky!
Mary-Lauren previously worked with clients at Center For Discovery in Addison, Texas as an eating disorder Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in the PHP/IOP (Partial Hospitalization/ Intensive Outpatient) setting, Eating Disorder Solutions in Dallas, TX as a contract eating disorder Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in the residential setting, and also at Medical City Green Oaks Psychiatric Hospital in Dallas, Texas as a Clinical Dietitian Nutritionist in the inpatient setting.
During her internship at Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky, she gained experience working in Medical Nutrition Therapy and in Food and Nutrition Services. Mary-Lauren completed her community nutrition rotation at Green River District Health Department in Daviess County, Kentucky working as a community health and wellness educator, WIC nutritionist, and as a diabetes coalition member.
Mary-Lauren is actively involved in IAEDP (International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals), IFEDD (International Federation of Eating Disorder Dietitians) and CPSDA (The Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association).