The Non-Diet Approach for Dietitians

This foundational course is designed to teach you about the Non-Diet Approach and weight-neutral dietetic practice. By the completion of the course and assessment items you will have demonstrated a nuanced understanding of how to apply the Non-Diet Approach principles in your practice. It covers a lot of ground, from the evidence against weight-centric approaches, to the evidence for weight-neutral approaches, from the philosophical underpinnings of Health at Every Size (R) to the application of practice principles using the Nutrition Care Process.

1 Mar • Online
Unpacking Weight Science – available now!

This self-paced online course will help you to learn how to ‘unpack’ weight related research, be it weight loss intervention research, obesity research, or population-wide epidemiological studies, in order to interpret and discuss findings for their actual value, while weeding out weight biased rhetoric.
Enrol now for 12 months access to the materials!

29 Dec 2018 • Online
ANZAED 2019 Conference

​The 17th annual conference of the  ​Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders ​ …

23 Aug • Adelaide • Australia • SA
International Diabetes Federation 2019

IDF 2019 marks a welcome return to the IDF Western Pacific region following the successful IDF Congress 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. The region has the largest population of all IDF regions and is home to close to 40% of all people living with diabetes.

2 Dec • Busan Exhibition and Convention Center • International
Practical Skills for Eating Disorders & Obesity

This 3-Day course is designed for health professionals who have already completed the Eating Disorder Essentials and the A Comprehensive Non-Diet Approach for Clients with Weight Concerns (also known as Psychological Approaches to Obesity) courses.
However, we will also accept health professionals who are experienced eating disorder practitioners.

22 Jul • Karstens • International
Eating Disorder Essentials for Health Professionals

Our 5-Day course provides a solid foundation to enable you to successfully recognise and treat a range of eating disorders. This comprehensive eating disorders course is in line with the latest thinking from a range of psychological approaches. You will learn practical and effective skills that will enable you to engage with clients and offer them constructive help to recover from their eating disorder.

5 Aug • Karstens • WA
Eating Disorder Essentials for Health Professionals

Our 5-Day course provides a solid foundation to enable you to successfully recognise and treat a range of eating disorders. This comprehensive eating disorders course is in line with the latest thinking from a range of psychological approaches. You will learn practical and effective skills that will enable you to engage with clients and offer them constructive help to recover from their eating disorder.

26 Aug • Karstens • NSW
The Non-Diet Approach for Dietitians: Auckland 2019 Workshops

The Non-Diet Approach is a practice framework built within the Health At Every Size ® paradigm, with a strong social justice foundation. Day 1 of the workshop covers the evidence base, philosophical principles and practice framework. On Day 2 we explore social justice both as an idea, and as a practice & how it intersects with Non Diet Approach-based care. Starting off with definition of terms, we’ll dig into some of the nuance & complexity of promoting equity & justice for all bodies in a culture which can make this really tough! We’ll offer not only our own experience, but provide you with a ton of resources you can explore in your own time to more deeply embed these ideas into your practice.

7 Oct • TBA, Auckland, New Zealand • International
The Non-Diet Approach for Dietitians: Melbourne 2019 Workshops

The Non-Diet Approach is a practice framework built within the Health At Every Size ® paradigm, with a strong social justice foundation. Day 1 of the workshop covers the evidence base, philosophical principles and practice framework. On Day 2 we explore social justice both as an idea, and as a practice & how it intersects with Non Diet Approach-based care. Starting off with definition of terms, we’ll dig into some of the nuance & complexity of promoting equity & justice for all bodies in a culture which can make this really tough! We’ll offer not only our own experience, but provide you with a ton of resources you can explore in your own time to more deeply embed these ideas into your practice.

12 Oct • Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne • VIC
The Non-Diet Approach for Dietitians: Newcastle 2019 Workshops

The Non-Diet Approach is a practice framework built within the Health At Every Size ® paradigm, with a strong social justice foundation. Day 1 of the workshop covers the evidence base, philosophical principles and practice framework. On Day 2 we explore social justice both as an idea, and as a practice & how it intersects with Non Diet Approach-based care. Starting off with definition of terms, we’ll dig into some of the nuance & complexity of promoting equity & justice for all bodies in a culture which can make this really tough! We’ll offer not only our own experience, but provide you with a ton of resources you can explore in your own time to more deeply embed these ideas into your practice.

21 Nov • The Place Charlestown • NSW
Dietitians Unite 2020

This event, in its seventh year, brings together dietitians and nutritionists from around Australia and …

1 May 2020 • Crown Conference Centre
Talking about the ‘C’ Word

The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Nutrition and Speech Pathology Department would like to invite you …

27 Jun • Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre • VIC
The Science of Self Compassion

A short online course for health professionals to improve their knowledge and skills in Self Compassion for themselves and their clients.

1 Apr • Online
Management of Gastrostomy Feeding Tubes in Adults

A full day seminar comprising of presentations and workshops aimed at health professionals caring for patients with gastrostomy feeding tubes. New graduates and students welcome.

20 Sep • Level 4 The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne • VIC
Royal Children’s Hospital Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition and Dietetics

Enrolments are currently being accepted for the Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition and Dietetics conducted by The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne. Designed exclusively for dietitians this course has been successfully meeting the training needs and learning outcomes of Dietitians since 1997.
Consisting of two units each held over 3.5 days the course is suitable for dietitians with a range of paediatric experience.
Unit 1. Nutrition and Child Health – 16th-19th September 2019. On completion of this unit dietitians will be competent in the assessment of nutritional status, growth and nutritional requirements of infants, children and adolescents and understand the principles of managing a range of common nutrition related problems.
Unit 2. Clinical Paediatric Dietetics. A more clinically focused unit that provides training in more specialised areas that are transferable to all settings of dietetics practice including private practice and community.
For further information and enrolment forms www.rch.org.au/nutrition/education/

16 Sep • Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne • VIC
Nutrition in Paediatric Disability | Education Dinner Event

We would like to welcome you to a dinner event on Nutrition Assessment & Management in Cerebral Palsy and Blenderised Tube Feeding. Please express interest in attending this event before Monday 15th July 2019 and a Nestle Health Science Representative will be in contact with you to confirm your attendance. Please note, limited allocated spaces are available and therefore a waitlist may occur due to high demand.

1 Aug • Matteo's Restaurant • VIC
Nutrition in Paediatric Disability | Education Dinner Event

We would like to welcome you to a dinner event on Nutrition Assessment & Management in Cerebral Palsy and Blenderised Tube Feeding. Please express interest in attending before Wednesday 17th July 2019 and a Nestle Health Science Representative will be in contact with you to confirm your attendance. Please note, limited allocated spaces are available on the night and therefore a waitlist may occur due to high demand.

30 Jul • Quartz Room, Victoria Park • QLD