Wisconsin

Wisconsin is a Certification State. The Wisconsin law certifies dietitians and protects the title of “dietitian.” You may not state or imply that you are a dietitian or certified by the state of Wisconsin.   § 448.76 states that “a person who is not a certified...

Washington State

Washington is a Certification State. The law in Washington State allows dietitians and nutritionists to be certified and protects the titles of “dietitian” and “nutritionist.” No restrictions are preventing holistic nutrition professionals from working within their...

Virginia

Virginia is a Certification State. The law in Virginia provides for dietitians and nutritionists’ certification and protects the titles “dietitian” and “nutritionist.” Holistic nutrition professionals may work within their scope of practice. 54.1-2731....

Vermont

Vermont is a Certification State, and the law certifies dietitians.  § 3382. Prohibition; penalty (a) No person shall use in connection with the person’s name any letters, words, or insignia indicating or implying that the person is a certified dietitian unless...

Oregon

Oregon law allows for the licensure of dietitians, and a person who is not licensed may not refer to themselves nor imply they are a “licensed dietitian” or use the words or letters “L.D.”  EXEMPTIONS: Oregon law does not limit the practice of nutrition. Source:...