Amanda Fieder

Amanda Fieder

Work History

Work History
Sep 2011 - Present

Counselor

Camp ASCCA

Helped individuals with mental and physical disabilities with the following needs:

  • clothing
  • toileting
  • feeding
  • showering
  • camp activities such as tubing, ropes course, horseback, canoeing, sports, riflery, archery, pool, arts and crafts, and talent show
May 2002 - Jun 2011

Counselor

Camp Seale Harris

Helped a cabin of 8-10 diabetic girls with the following needs:

  • insulin doses and injections
  • blood glucose monitoring and recording
  • carbohydrate counting and diet control
  • diabetes education
  • arriving at camp activities on time
  • camp activities such as tubing, ropes course, horseback, canoeing, sports, riflery, archery, pool, arts and crafts, and talent show
Jul 2005 - Jul 2006

Counselor

Camp Smile-A-Mile

Helped cancer-stricken children cope with their illness and assisted in the following activities:

  • banana boat
  • paddle boat
  • arts and crafts
  • sports
  • dance
  • riflery
  • archery
  • canoeing

Education

Education
Aug 2012 - Present

Human Environmental Services

University of Alabama
Aug 2009 - May 2011

Human Sciences

Auburn University

Skills

Skills

Fundraising

Weight monitoring

Blood glucose monitoring

Diabetic meal planning

Summary

Amanda Fieder is a Nutrition student at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.  She is  looking to graduate with a Human Environmental Sciences degree and internship in dietetics, obtain her RD, then find work with a company which provides opportunities for her to use this knowledge to help individuals achieve maximum nutritional health.

Amanda then hopes to obtain her CDE and use it in conjunction with her RD to help individuals with diabetes manage their treatments more efficiently and stay up-to-date with current technology and regimens. 

Interest

Certified Diabetes Education

Work Philosophy

  • The client's healthcare, as well as emotional needs, always come first.
  • I will do everything in my power to assure maximum nutritional health for all clients.
  • I will  make sure the nutritional knowledge I have is always current and thorough.
  • I want to be able to provide help and support to my colleagues and be part of a successful, honest, hard-working, healthcare team.