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Individual Counselling

Why seek our services?

  • Eating Disorders
  • Weight management and body image issues
  • Gastrointestinal issues (IBS, Crohn’s, Celiac, etc.)
  • Vegetarianism & Veganism
  • Chronic disease management
    (Diabetes, Hypertension, High cholesterol, etc.)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Sports nutrition
  • General health and well-being
  • Prenatal and postnatal nutrition
  • Increased energy levels
  • Increased muscle mass

Are you pressed for time and cannot make it to one of our offices? We also offer online consultations from the comfort of your home or workplace.

Receipts are provided for insurance purposes after each session

CHRONIC DISEASES IN CANADA

Chronic diseases

Chronic diseases in Canada:

  • More than half of Canadians (52%) over the age of 20 live with a chronic disease.
  • According to the World Health organization (WHO), an unhealthy diet is one pf the primary risk factors for chronic disease.
  • Current practice guidelines for helping to prevent and treat diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and kidney disease specifically recommend the clinical expertise of a registered dietitian.

Diabetes

More than one in four Canadians live with diabetes and this will rise to one in three by 2020.

With our help and support, we give you all the nutritional recommendations to keep your blood sugar in check and help you manage your diabetes better, without being too restrictive.

High blood pressure

Two in five Canadians have high blood pressure or are considered to be pre-hypertensive. If your blood pressure is not well controlled, you may be at risk of suffering from a stroke, heart attack, kidney disease or eye problems.

The foods you eat can play a powerful role in blood pressure management. We give you the tools needed to improve your health and lower your blood pressure.

Chronic diseases

Chronic diseases in Canada:

  • More than half of Canadians (52%) over the age of 20 live with a chronic disease.
  • According to the World Health organization (WHO), an unhealthy diet is one pf the primary risk factors for chronic disease.
  • Current practice guidelines for helping to prevent and treat diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and kidney disease specifically recommend the clinical expertise of a registered dietitian.

Diabetes

More than one in four Canadians live with diabetes and this will rise to one in three by 2020.

With our help and support, we give you all the nutritional recommendations to keep your blood sugar in check and help you manage your diabetes better, without being too restrictive.

High blood pressure

Two in five Canadians have high blood pressure or are considered to be pre-hypertensive. If your blood pressure is not well controlled, you may be at risk of suffering from a stroke, heart attack, kidney disease or eye problems.

The foods you eat can play a powerful role in blood pressure management. We give you the tools needed to improve your health and lower your blood pressure.

What are the Steps?

Nutritional evaluation

During this session which lasts about one hour and a half, we discuss about your goals, lifestyle, medical history and eating habits. Based on your food diary that would have been provided and filled by you prior to this session, we will assess your food intake and eating behaviour. At the end of this session, we will give you some nutritional recommendations as well as actionable strategies to jumpstart your journey to healthy eating.

The frequency of follow-up sessions after the evaluation will discussed with you, taking into consideration your needs and wants.

Follow-up sessions

At the follow-up, we will check-in on your progress and continue to provide you with support, motivation and nutritional recommendations. We will discuss nutrition topics of interest to you and which can help you embrace your journey to healthy eating and develop a sustainable lifestyle.

Here are some examples of topics which can be covered during the follow-up sessions while taking into account your preferences and needs.

  • Recipes, snack ideas and meal structure to optimize your well-being
  • How to deal with emotional eating
  • Managing and decreasing your food cravings
  • Implementing the principles of mindful eating
  • Decreasing your food compulsions
  • Curbing your cravings
  • Meal planning and meal preparation strategies
  • Decoding the nutrition labels
  • One on one grocery visits
  • How to manage chronic diseases (Diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, etc.)
  • Vegetarianism and veganism

Receipts are provided for insurances purposes after each session

Nutrition Workshops

Mindful eating Workshops

To help you build a healthy relationship with food and your body

During this 5 series workshops, we will teach you the 10 principles of intuitive eating: namely how to listen to your hunger and fullness cues, how to respect and accept your body, how to focus on the pleasure of eating without having to endure restrictions and therefore attain your true natural weight.

Each workshop lasts about 1.5 hours with 4-5 people per group. This type of workshop offers you a chance to share your struggles with food and we will provide you with a supporting, non-judgmental environment where you will be given the tools to establish a better relationship with food.

Grocery Store Tours

Healthy eating starts by making smart choices at the grocery store

During this fun, interactive and informative session, you will be given all the tools you need to become a skilled shopper as we navigate with you through the grocery aisles. You will learn how to read food labels and ingredients as well as debunk all those nutrition claims.

Our grocery workshop consists of 5 sessions in groups of a maximum of 5 people. Each session is on a specific food group, giving you the nutritional criteria for each food category so you can make the best choices for you and your family. During each session, all the information is provided to you in a booklet and tastings of particular foods of interest are done.

Receipts for insurance purposes are provided

Wellness Workshops at your Workplace

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