Nourished Not Deprived Services

Paediatric

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The early years of nutrition can be crucial for health outcomes of infants, children and adolescents as they grow into strong adults! Our Nourished Dietitians can assist you and your child in navigating nutrition issues, concerns or diagnoses to best assist in providing optimal dietary health outcomes for bub!

How can we provide paediatric nutrition support?

We are able to assist infants, children and adolescents by conducting a nutrition assessment aimed at determining the best course of action for your child and family. We provide nutrition support for little ones (or not-so-little ones!) while taking into account the whole family perspective.

We provide expert advice and support through:

  • Education on breastfeeding, formula advice and assistance
  • Assisting in introduction to solids
  • Understanding and managing food intolerances and/or allergies such as Gastrointestinal Reflux Disorder (GORD) and Colic
  • Screening and assisting with diagnosis of Problem or Fussy eating and providing dietary advice in alignment with improving outcomes for food aversions, avoidance and sensory feeding issues
  • Assessing impacts of psychological contributors to food related issues, such as Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Anxiety & Depression
  • Education on management of gastrointestinal issues and disorders such as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Constipation and Diarrhoea.
  • Vegan, vegetarian or other lifestyle modifications
  • Reviewing dietary patterns and intake to decipher causation of food related issues

We can assist in the following areas:

  • Nutrition and growth assessments
  • Fussy and Problem feeders
  • Weight management and education
  • Childhood and adolescent obesity and diabetes
  • Communication of healthy nutrition messages to children, adolescents and families through group individual sessions & seminars
  • Managing failure to thrive
  • Gastrointestinal Disease (eg. Coeliac, Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
  • Eating Disorders and disordered eating
  • Psychological ailments (ADHD, ADD, ASD)

If you feel you need support and assistance for your child and family in navigating nutrition needs and concerns, you can reach out to us and we would love to chat!

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Funding Options

Medicare rebates, health care insurance and NDIS funding can be accessed and utilised here at Nourished Not Deprived.

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