Jacqui Whitehead
Sports Dietitian

Jacqui Whitehead

Jacqui is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, Sports Dietitian and Accredited Nutritionist with over 10+ years experience working in clinical & community settings across the UK and in Australia.

Jacqui is currently completing her Masters by Research in Sports Nutrition with The University of the Sunshine Coast focusing on Disordered eating, and body image in female physique athletes and has a strong interest in sports nutrition, eating disorders and mental health. Jacqui has a strong focus on building mindful and intuitive eating skills with her clients using a non-diet approach to assist them to refine their hunger / fullness cues so they can enjoy a wide variety of foods and escape the rollercoaster of dieting that is neither enjoyable or sustainable. Jacqui has been trained by The Victorian Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders (CEED) inEnhanced Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E) and CBT Guided Self Help, attends monthly supervision sessions facilitated by CEED and is a member of the DAA Eating Disorders Interest Group.

Jacqui also enjoys working with clients from all age groups referred for management of a variety of conditions such as gastrointestinal issues, food allergies and intolerances, fussy eating/food refusal, malnutrition, diabetes, stroke, neurological conditions, cardiac conditions, mental health and learning disabilities.

Jacqui has competed at elite level in the past as a light weight rower therefore knows first hand the importance of nutrition in fuelling athletes for their sport and performance and now enjoys a variety of sports such as white water kayaking and rafting, skiing, yoga, running, and boxing as well as being an F45 addict.

As well as working at Bounce, Jacqui also works at Orygen Youth Health and Youth Projects where she is involved in youth and adult mental health.

 

Call Bounce Health now on 1300 855 442 to make an appointment or for more information.

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Blackburn VIC 3130
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