Marissa Vicario, AADP, is an award-winning, board-certified Integrative Health and Nutrition Coach and Author of the best-selling book, Your Holistically Hot Transformation: Embrace a Healthy Lifestyle Free of Dieting, Confusion and Self-Judgment. As a Women's Health & Lifestyle Expert/Blogger, she teaches women how to trust themselves to make slimming, nutritious, energizing choices without fad diets.
Based in NYC, Marissa shares her own health secrets, get-fit tips and the cooking expertise that has inspired countless women to end their love/hate relationship with food and turbocharge their health in a way that’s fun and fearless. No crazy diets or all-juice cleanses required.
Marissa is a sought-after speaker on health and wellness. She has been featured as a wellness expert on Dr. Oz, Glamour, Entrepreneur, amNY,Fab Fit Fun, Vital Juice, eHow, Shape.com, Yahoo Health and more. She regularly publishes on her own blog, WhereINeedtoBe.com.
Marissa received her nutrition training from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and is certified by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP). She has a BS in journalism from Northwestern University and an MA in Marketing from New York University. She has taken cooking classes at the Natural Gourmet Institute and holds a certification in Nutrition for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention from the University of California San Francisco.