The Mandala Center believes it is necessary to review a client's current state of health, dietary preferences, and reasons for seeking support to develop an effective course of action to address their nutrition goals. Our dietitians will take a holistic approach to help you start eating healthier.
Good nutrition is an important part of leading a healthy lifestyle. Dietitians are the only healthcare professionals licensed to assess, diagnose, and treat nutrition problems. They are experts in designing nutrition programs to facilitate weight loss, protect health, prevent allergic reactions, and alleviate the symptoms of many types of disease.
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Weight Loss: Maintaining a healthy weight is an essential part of living well. This program addresses a client’s nutrition and fitness needs with the goal of making permanent behavioral and lifestyle changes.
Gastrointestinal: The discomfort of a gastrointestinal issue can cause a person to feel uneasy discussing it with others and to avoid seeking treatment. This program encourages clients to eat a proper diet, practice relaxation, and utilize positive thinking to reduce gastrointestinal distress, anxiety, and negative thoughts.
Infertility: Dealing with infertility is a difficult journey for both men and women. This program may be ideal for those who want an alternative or a supplement to traditional reproductive procedures.
Postnatal: Recovering from a pregnancy can be a long and arduous process. This program may help women recover quicker by motivating them to look and feel their best again.
Smoking Cessation: Smoking is a very difficult habit to quit. This program strives to reduce a client’s urge to smoke and increase their willingness to quit through a multi-pronged approach that attempts to address the core reasons they smoke in the first place.
These websites contain a plethora of information on nutrition and how it can improve a client's health and wellbeing.
Food and Nutrition Information Center (FNIC)
FNIC provides credible, accurate, and practical resources for nutrition and health professionals, educators, government personnel, and consumers.
American Society for Nutrition (ASN)
ASN is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing together the world's top researchers, clinical nutritionists, and industry to advance our knowledge and application of nutrition for the sake of humans.
The Nutrition Source (Harvard University / School of Public Health)
The Nutrition Source aims to provide timely, evidence-based information on diet and nutrition for clinicians, allied health professionals, and the public.
WHAT IS A DIETITIAN?
A registered dietitian is a food and nutrition expert who has met academic and professional requirements and is credentialed by the Commission on Dietetic Registration from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
WHY SHOULD I CONSULT A DIETITIAN?
Everyone can benefit from meeting with a dietitian. Dietitians help clients with weight loss or weight gain, prevention and management of chronic diseases, food allergies and intolerances, digestive issues, sports-related nutrition, infant feeding guidelines, feeding a family, meal planning, budgeting for groceries, recipe development, and general healthy eating advice. By meeting with a dietitian, clients can be assured that the information they receive is customized to fit their needs and based on scientific evidence.
WILL INSURANCE COVER NUTRITION SERVICES?
Some insurance companies cover nutrition consultations. A doctor's referral may be required to use insurance or receive reimbursement for the cost of services. Call the center to ask about your specific insurance plan’s coverage.