Dahlia Barrera, BS
Director of Emotional Eating Program

Dahlia Barrera, BS
Dietary Technician

Dahlia facilitates cooking groups and provides nutrition support and guidance through snack exposure and meals for adults and adolescents. She also provides individual meal planning and nutrition education for the Emotional Overeating Program. Nutrition assessment for new patients is also one of her responsibilities.

She earned a BS in Nutrition and Foods, Concentration in Dietetics, from Texas State University in San Marcos. She is currently studying for the Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered Exam. Dahlia joined the Esperanza Team in October of 2019.
Dahlia is happy to be part of a multidisciplinary team of experts who work together to develop the best treatment approach for each patient. She works daily to help patients improve their relationship with food and is honored to walk with individuals as they move toward recover.