Health & Nutrition Counseling

Healthy Eating
While most dietitians dwell on calories, carbs, fats, proteins, restrictions and lists of “good” and “bad foods,” we work with our clients to create a happy and healthy approach to food and lifestyle that is flexible, fun and free of denial. We also know that no one diet works for everyone, so your coaching program is completely customized. You will be educated, guided and counseled to find the options that best support the very individual you, and then supported as you make gradual, lifelong changes that will enable you to reach your current and future health goals. >> To learn about specific health and nutrition counseling services, click here.

Integrative

Everything is food: Healthy relationships, a fulfilling career, lifelong education, regular physical activity and a spiritual practice are essential forms of nourishment. When these “primary foods” are balanced, what you eat becomes secondary. Like all our services at Guidance for Growing, we practice an integrative approach to nutrition, which means that we look at how all areas of your life are connected. Does stress at your job or in your relationship cause you to overeat? Does lack of sleep or low energy prevent you from exercising? As we work together, we look at how all parts of your life affect the whole. We recognize the value of your unique life experience and body needs, and believe true well-being integrates both your physical and mental health.

Individualized

No one diet works for everyone; the concept of bio-individuality is that each person has his or her own nutritional needs. So, when the experts say, “dairy is good for you” or “fat is unhealthy,” it’s too much of a generalization. One person’s food is another person’s poison, and that’s why fad diets don’t work in the long run. We look at your age, health, activity level, blood type, metabolic rate and personal preferences to determine your dietary needs.

What to expect

When was the last time you talked with someone about your health and received the personal attention you deserve? In a coaching program, you will receive the time and resources needed to explore and discover what really works for you. Your customized program will radically improve your health and happiness. Together, we will examine concerns specific to you, your body and your lifestyle and discover the tools you need for a lifetime of balance. You will:

  • Set and accomplish goals
  • Explore new foods
  • Understand and reduce cravings
  • Increase energy
  • Decrease preventable illness
  • Feel better in your body
  • Improve personal relationships

During our initial consultation we will discuss your unique situation in depth and determine how we can help you reach your personal goals.

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