Theresa Wright

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Theresa Wright, RD is a dietitian and nutritionist, and a pioneer in the burgeoning field of food addiction. Nationally recognized for her innovative approach to nutrition and the treatment of weight issues, Theresa was among the first nutrition experts to recognize that the hidden reason millions of people struggle with food and weight is an untreated food addiction. As founder of Renaissance Nutrition Center, Theresa has developed a ground-breaking gentle, sensible and evidence-based program of recovery from self-destructive eating that’s been changing lives for nearly 25 years. In addition to tailoring her program to fit each client’s unique needs, Theresa Wright is a sought-after speaker at conferences, workshops and retreats. She co-wrote the chapter “From the Front Lines” on food addiction symptoms for the first comprehensive collection of academic literature on food addiction. (Food and Addiction: A Comprehensive Handbook, edited by Kelly Brownell and Mark S. Gold). Along with writing for professional publications, Theresa has outlined for the lay audience her revolutionary food plan in “Your Personal Food Plan Guide” as well as written 3 volumes of cookbooks, “Delicious Recovery.” Theresa Wright has been named one of Today’s Dietitian magazine’s “10 Incredible Registered Dietitians Who Are Making a Difference”. Because of her expertise in treating addictive and compulsive eating disorders, Theresa was invited to be a contributing consultant to the Overeaters Anonymous food plan guide, “Dignity of Choice”. Theresa Wright holds B.S. and M.S degrees in Nutrition Science from Drexel University, is a Registered Dietitian and a Licensed DietitianNutritionist.