Personalized Pediatric Nutrition Support

Effective pediatric nutrition management requires a holistic approach that addresses the physical, dietary, and emotional challenges of growing children. With an understanding of the unique nutritional needs and challenges faced by children and adolescents, our assessments and educational programs are designed to guide parents and caregivers at every stage of their child’s growth and development. Our program includes full nutritional assessments, personalized dietary plans, and management of health conditions like diabetes, constipation, and food allergies and intolerances. It encompasses guidance on infant and toddler feeding, peaky eaters and nutritional needs for vegetarian and vegan children. Education and counselling based on Cognitive Behaviour Strategies are provided to children and their caregivers, with a focus on family-centered care. Monitoring growth and nutritional support are also integral components of these services, aiming to foster healthy development and lifelong nutritious choices in children.

Effective pediatric nutrition management addresses physical, dietary, and emotional challenges in growing children. Our program provides assessments, personalized dietary plans, and manages health conditions such as diabetes, constipation, and food allergies and intolerances. It covers infant and toddler feeding, dietary needs for vegetarian and vegan children, and includes education and counseling based on Cognitive Behavior Strategies. Family-centered care, growth monitoring, and nutritional support are also key components, fostering healthy development and lifelong nutritious choices.

Evidence-Based Nutrition

Medical Therapeutic Diets

Medical Therapeutic Diets

Evidence-based therapeutic diets are formulated to align with specific medical needs. Rooted in rigorous research and best clinical practices, these nutritional strategies are designed to complement medical interventions and enhance patient well-being. Regular consultations ensure that dietary recommendations remain relevant and effective over time.

Medical Therapeutic Diets

CBT-Focused Behavioural Change

The application of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) principles aids in addressing the psychological underpinnings of dietary choices. As a reputable therapeutic technique, CBT offers insights into understanding and adjusting nutrition-related behaviors. With guidance from our experienced clinician, patients receive a comprehensive approach to modifying their dietary habits.

Medical Therapeutic Diets

Personalized Plans

Every individual has unique nutritional needs. Through thorough assessments, personalized dietetic strategies are crafted to align with both lifestyle and specific health considerations. With continuous oversight from our dedicated clinician, each plan is designed to adhere to evidence-based guidelines, ensuring optimal health outcomes.

Pediatric Nutrition Support
Assessment ($159.99 CAD) - 1hr
- Evaluation of eating patterns influencing pediatric health.
- Insights into managing macronutrient and micronutrient intake.
CBT and Nutrition ($159.99 CAD) - 1hr
- Techniques to cope with the emotional complexities of managing pediatric nutrition.
- Strategies to tackle dietary restrictions and lifestyle adjustments necessary for managing pediatric nutrition.
Nutrition Education and Myths ($124.99 CAD) - 45min
- Dissecting misconceptions about pediatric nutrition.
- Highlighting foods that support healthy growth and development.
Identifying Personal Barriers and Triggers ($124.99 CAD) - 45min
- Uncovering dietary choices potentially impacting pediatric health.
- Support in understanding factors influencing pediatric nutrition.
Personalized Planning ($124.99 CAD) - 45min
- Formulating a nutrition plan tailored for optimal pediatric health.
- Regular modifications based on individual feedback and evolving health metrics.

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Our meticulously crafted multi-session program at DeJong Health Consulting offers a comprehensive guide towards achieving balanced pediatric nutrition and improved overall well-being for children and adolescents.

The program begins with an in-depth Assessment session, highlighting individual eating patterns and their impact on child and adolescent development. This session offers insights into effective management of macronutrient and micronutrient intake, understanding the dietary considerations crucial for promoting healthy growth and development.

Next, CBT Nutrition session involves a specialized approach that combines cognitive and behavioural techniques to address the unique nutritional needs and challenges of children and adolescents. This methodology focuses on helping young individuals develop a positive relationship with food, manage eating behaviours, and navigate dietary choices while addressing any emotional or psychological factors affecting their nutrition. This aims to promote healthy eating habits and provide education and support for lifelong balanced nutrition and well-being.

The Nutrition Education session addresses the dietary complexities of managing pediatric nutrition. Here, we offer guidance on meal planning, understanding food labels, and making informed dietary choices to support the nutritional needs of growing children. Our session is designed to debunk common misconceptions about pediatric nutrition while emphasizing foods and dietary practices that aid in effective pediatric nutrition management.

As we progress, the Identifying Personal Barriers and Dietary Triggers session becomes crucial in pinpointing and addressing individual dietary habits that might impact child health. This session also offers support in managing and understanding factors that influence pediatric nutrition. Concluding our program, the Personalized Planning session focuses on crafting a tailored nutrition plan for optimal child health, with periodic modifications based on individual feedback and evolving health metrics.

Each session acts as a foundation, building towards a comprehensive understanding of effective pediatric nutrition management. By engaging in the entire suite of sessions, individuals garner a wealth of knowledge and practical strategies, setting them on a path towards holistic well-being and confident pediatric nutrition control. With this comprehensive approach, clients are equipped to navigate the intricacies of pediatric nutrition with greater self-assurance and efficacy.

Meet Sabrina

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Meet Sabrina

Sabrina is a graduate of Brescia University, having completed her internship at Aramark. She has over 10 years experience working in hospitals in Ontario on medical floors such as Intensive Care Unit(ICU), Rehabilitation, General Medicine, and Cardiac. In addition, Sabrina has the following highlights:

  • Professor at Centennial College where she teaches Nutrition, Recipe Development and Menu Planning
  • Over 2 years of experience as a Clinical Community Dietetian with a specialization on gastrointestinal disorders, cancer recovery, heart disease, eating disorders and other nutrition related disorders
  • Sabrina has worked with populations of all ages and is fluent in Spanish

Sabrina is an advocate of evidence-based practices, and understands that behavioural change is a gradual process that can be unlocked using healthy and adaptive approaches.

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