What experts
are saying about
fitsmi coaching:


“A great way for teen girls to take charge of their own health — with the support they need. This program contains tons of useful info and easy-to-follow guidance and really understands what overweight girls go through while trying to get to a healthier weight.” Barbara K. Snyder, M.D.

Chief of Adolescent Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson

“fitsmi’s online parent coaching program is making information and treatment based on the latest state-of-the-art research more widely available to the public. fitsmi’s work in using technology as a platform to deliver information and bring parents together has the potential to create major change!” Stephanie Knatz, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow, UC San Diego Eating Disorder Treatment and Research Center

“Nobody can lose weight without a community of support. And you don’t have to do it alone because there is a wonderful program called fitsmi. It’s a great website — a wonderful opportunity for you to become part of a group of people who are struggling just the way you are.” Dr. Oz, M.D.

The Dr. Oz Show, March 10, 2010

“Getting girls to work with each other in a peer group around lifestyle change, that’s brand new. And it’s what social networking does in many other venues but not in fitness…until fitsmi.” Paul Weiss, Ph.D.

Senior Athletic Director, The George School

“A cost-effective solution for teen weight control — parents should really take a look!” Max Gomez, Ph.D.

Medical Reporter WCBS-TV

“This is a groundbreaking, innovative solution” Kathleen Jacobson, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist working with adolescents and their familiesParent of Coaching Participant

“I was really impressed with fitsmi.com. I like how the site combines nutrition advice with a myspace/facebook online community setting. It really is a brilliant idea.” Health Corps Coordinator

South Bronx High School

”fitsmi Group Coaching is a unique, engaging platform to make weight loss skills and support available to teen girls and their moms.” Kerri Boutelle, Ph.D.

Professor and nationally recognized childhood and adolescent obesity expert, UC San Diego