Who We Are

EDRDpro is a community of registered dietitians, nutritionists, students, interns, counselors, therapists, coaches, and other like-minded professionals working to prevent and treat eating disorders across the globe.

Our mission is to support and train members on evidence-based, Health at Every Size® research and emerging science to broaden their skills in identifying, treating, and preventing disordered eating and eating disorders.

Together, we are soldiers against dieting, body shaming, weight discrimination, and fatphobia.

Sumner Brooks, Founder

  • Licensed Dietitian – Oregon
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist CDR: 987508
  • Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian (CEDRD)
  • Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor, 2013
  • Master in Public Health, UCLA 2008
  • Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutrition Science, SDSU 2006
  • Member: International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals, International Federation of Eating Disorder Dietitians (IFEDD), Columbia River Eating Disorder Network, Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH)

Sumner Brooks is a registered dietitian and eating disorder specialist who has been working as an outpatient counselor with clients on all levels of the disordered eating spectrum for over 10 years.

She published Savvy Girl: A Guide To Eating in 2014, collaborating with a client to provide readers with both the counselor and client perspective on moving away from dieting toward Intuitive Eating and the non-diet approach.

As the founder of EDRDpro, Sumner focuses on supporting and educating fellow dietitians and nutrition professionals to integrate evidence-based, weight-inclusive approaches into their practices. She creates resources and facilitates webinars to train members on the identification and treatment of eating disorders, health and chronic disease management, and reduction of oppression and stigma for people living in larger bodies. Other special interests include Binge Eating Disorder and Intuitive Eating in the treatment of disordered eating.

Sumner has studied under the supervision of Elyse Resch, co-author of Intuitive Eating and one of the original Intuitive Eating Pros, since 2011. Elyse has been a mentor and friend who has greatly impacted Sumner’s work, beliefs, and counseling style.

March 2018 – Never Diet Again series Interview

Nov 2017 – Do No Harm Podcast ep 006: The Inefficacy of Diets

Nov 2017 – Nutrition Matters Podcast ep 88: Exploring Weight Neutrality

April 2017 – Love, Food Podcast: ep. My Eating Disorder is Back Again. Will I ever recover without messing up?

April 2017 – The Mindful Dietitian Podcast, ep. 5 

March 2017 – Food Psych Podcast: ep. 97: The Life Changing Magic of Intuitive Eating

Greta Jarvis, EDRDpro Marketing & Media Manager

  • Master of Science in Nutrition, National University of Natural Medicine 2019
  • Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor, 2018
  • Certified Integrative Health Coach, Duke Integrative Medicine 2017
  • Bachelor of Arts in Latino/a & Latin American Studies and Public Health, Occidental College 2015

Oregon native Greta Jarvis describes her vocation simply: to bring health and happiness to those around her. She earned her Master of Science in Nutrition from the National University of Natural Medicine, graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Occidental College in Los Angeles, completed her certification as an integrative health coach with Duke Integrative Medicine, and is a Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor. Greta founded Nutrition for Good to work with women from an Intuitive Eating, Body Positive, and Health At Every Size® framework to help them discover authentic health, peace, and freedom amidst a diet-and-weight-crazed world. She teaches indoor cycling classes at Revocycle Mind and Body Cycling in Portland, plays the harp, and enjoys hiking, reading, traveling, yoga, and country music.