Marietta started as a traditional dietitian, and soon changed her focus when she realized that it takes more than just medicine to “heal” a body. After surviving Leukemia, she redirected her efforts to work with individuals in a naturopathic manner, encompassing mind, body and spirit. Marietta has taught at university level, she has been on both radio and television and has written for magazines such as the Washingtonian Magazine. Her keen insights, ability to generate a safe, non-judgmental environment along with her masterful use of her nutritional skills creates a healthy, successful experience for her national and international clients.
Marietta is a 20 year survivor of Leukemia. When she was diagnosed she was given two years to live. Her daughter was five at the time and she was determined not to leave the planet!
She lived in SanFrancisco for 15 years and adopted a “California Mentality” that stayed with her, even though she no longer lives there.
Walks 3-4 miles a day and enjoys it!
Has precepted medical students and physicians in nutrition, dietetics and her art of coaching.
Is also an energy worker, a Reiki Master and teacher.
Strongly believes in the Mind – Body connection and is an avid researcher of new nutritional healing methods.
Loves her wine, gin martinis, and hanging out with friends and family.
Enjoys teaching people about the benefits of a detox and her personal experience with cancer and detox programs.
She is a triple aries, so she has lots of fire in her soul, is creative, objective, enjoys formulating new recipes (especially smoothies), and is a passionate individual.
Marietta enjoys being on the beach surounded by water and having the sand between her toes.