Nutritional Counseling & Health Coaching

Nutrition Counseling & Consulting


Dietary guidelines, nutritional supplements and lifestyle programs for patients with a wide range of nutritional and medical issues. Consultations focus on specific and therapeutic dietary plans and nutritional supplements that are tailored to the unique needs and characteristics of each individual.

Integrative Nutrition & Health

Dietary guidelines and nutritional supplementation


One of the most important aspects of integrative nutrition and health is that the practitioner and client need to work together to design a unique body, mind and spirit approach that can achieve the desired goals by considering the optimal combination of nutrition, fitness, relaxation, and other important approaches.

Dr Joel Edman

Dr. Joel Edman

Joel S. Edman, DSc, FACN, CNS is a clinical nutritionist and nutritional consultant with 25 years of clinical and research experience, education and training. He received his Doctorate in Nutritional Sciences from Boston University, is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition, and is a Certified Nutrition Specialist, through the Americal College of Nutrition. He has developed a specific expertise in the therapeutic application of dietary guidelines and targeted nutritional supplements within the context of an Integrative Health or Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) model of practice, which is very effective in helping people heal.

New Health and Wellness Coaching Certification  - obtained March 2014, through Wellcoaches School of Coaching and the American College of Sports Medicine (certificate number 134107).  Health coaching effectively uses a combination of positive approaches to produce lasting behavioral lifestyle changes.  Here is a link to read more about health coaching:


Current Positions:

Clinical Nutritionist and Health Coach, Private Practice
Building Bridges
Media, PA

Clinical Nutritionist, Private Practice

Brighton Medical Plaza
Cape May Court House, NJ

Clinical Nutritionist and Health Coach, Private Practice
Dr. Laura Butterwick's Office
501 Street Road, Southampton, PA (Bucks County)

Wellness Consultant, Edman Wellness Services
For educational projects, presentations, supplement
companies and more.
Brookhaven, PA

Previous Positions:

Director of Nutrition and Associate Research Director
Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Clinical Nutritionist, Private Practice
Media Wellness Center
Media, Delaware County, PADirector of Integrative

Clinical Nutritionist, Private Practice
The Resiliency Center
Ambler, PA  

Clinical Nutritionist, Private Practice
Medicine in Balance

Langhorne, PA

Director of Nutrition and Research Coordinator
Atkins Center for Complementary Medicine
New York, New York