Child Nutrition Counseling and Classes

 

Are you tired of bribing your kids into eating those ‘5’ carrots or ‘sneaking’ spinach into the casserole and hoping they don’t notice?  At Back to Balance, we use fun techniques to teach your children to become healthy adults.  No matter what size, shape, or weight your child is, our dietitian can help educate and empower your children to adopt lifelong healthy lifestyle behavior habits with their eating.  We offer personal counseling and classes for children and their parents.


Whole Family Nutrition Counseling

 

Like Mother, like daughter; Like father, like son.  Nutrition education begins in the home!  When one member of the family is focused on making healthier choices, other members of the family especially our children immitate and follow behavior.  Let's make healthier choices for the future of our children!  The consult session is usually very lively as every of the family members brings their individual perspective to the conversation. 

 

Pregnancy and Nutrition                

                      

You have read all the recommended books on expecting, you have listened to your doctor talk about nutrition, but you still have questions and want additional assurance that the foods you are eating are benefiting the health of you and your baby.  A dietitian can give you the comfort and additional information you need to help you attain your healthy pregnancy goals and assist in post-partum weight management.

 

Lupus/Fibromyalgia weight management            

                      

Lupus and Fibromyalgia are auto-immune diseases, often controlled by harmful medications whose side effects include weight gain, taste changes, and excessive appetite.  Weight management is fundamental in symptom management with lupus.

 

Cancer                           

                                                                

Work one on one with a dietitian and learn ways to optimize your calories/protein, prevent unwanted weight loss, and manage the harsh side effects caused by chemo and radiation therapy.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
i.e. Reflux, Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel, Chrohn’s, Gastroperesis, and Celiac Disease
       

Nutrition therapy is vital in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases. Don’t let the symptoms of these diseases control your life and meet with the registered dietitian to assist you in recognizing those food intolerances/food allergies that affect your disease. Learn about local restaurants that will accommodate your food intolerances and food allergies.

 

Weight Loss/Weight Management


We know it is not easy to lose weight and keep it off!  With Back to Balance our dietitians offer a personal approach and come straight to your home!  Let us give you and your kitchen a nutrition makeover.  We want to be your personal nutrition coach and are here to encourage, educate, and give you the confidence you need to lose the weight and keep it off!

 

Food Allergies/Intolerances 


In this fast pace world, it is hard to keep up with all the new food products, restaurants, ingredients, and preservatives that are now in our food.  Leave this to the experts, and let us help guide you to feel more confident about the foods/drinks you are purchasing, as well as help you with recipe substitutions, so that you, your loved ones, and your children will be safe.

 

Diabetes                                                          

                 

Are you having difficulty controlling your blood sugar or have you been told by the doctor that you were pre-diabetic?   Diet and exercise are crucial in management of blood sugar control. Let a dietitian help you get back in balance and get your diet under control, before it is too late!

 

Kidney Disease                                                             


Nutrition therapy is not only recommended for those on dialysis, but is also recommended in the management and treatment for those with chronic and acute kidney disease. Come see us for information on how you can prevent further kidney damage and still eat some of the foods you love.

 

Cardiovascular Disease (ie. High Cholesterol and High Blood

Pressure)


Did your doctor recently tell you that your had high cholesterol or high blood pressure? Learn about foods that help lower your cholesterol and blood pressure!  We have one on one counseling and classes on heart healthy diet available upon request.

Consultation Fees/Insurance

Back to Balance, Inc is currently a fee-for-service/self pay practice, and payment for services is due at time of visit.  For financial assistants, we offer discounted rates and installment plans if needed.  We accept cash, credit cards through online payments, and checks made payable to Back to Balance, Inc.  We can provide you with the necessary reimbursement forms, containing accurate diagnosit and service codes in order to file with your insurance carrier for reimbursement.

Cancellation Policy

A minimum of 24 hours is required for cancellation or rescheduling all appointments. You will be charged a $50 fee for same day cancellations. If you had a family or medical emergency, however, please let us know.