Courtney Jarrett is a qualified Accredited Practising Dietitian and Accredited Exercise Physiologist. Since 2008 she has been a member of the Dietitian's Association of Australia and has been working in Brisbane for over eight years in private practice. She thoroughly enjoys Private Practice and am passionate about helping patients achieve their health goals. She holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement Studies) and Bachelor of Health Science (Nutrition and Dietetics) from Queensland University of Technology and has completed further training in clinical dietetics, exercise prescription and business management. She is currently undertaking a Masters of Science in Medicine through University of Sydney.
Courtney is experienced in a range of clinical conditions and have an excellent understanding of diet-disease relationships. She has worked extensively with weight management, chronic disease management, gastrointestinal disorders and sports nutrition issues. She has a particular interest in management of complex patients and likes to promote education and an outcomes-based approach. She ensures patients are assessed and evaluated regularly to review if programs are working for them and provides patients with individualised advice that meet their nutritional requirements while fitting into their lifestyle and family needs.
With over 10 years experience, Senior Spokesperson of Dietitians Association of Australia and President of Sports Medicine Australia (QLD) I lead a small team of expert dietitians that can show you how to enjoy eating no matter what your nutritional need. We can introduce you to a range of delicious foods and easy to prepare meals to help you meet your individual health challenges.
I am passionate about helping clients achieve their healthy lifestyle and nutrition goals. I use client centred motivational interviewing skills, mindfulness and counselling to provide nutrition education, negotiate goals and providing realistic and achievable interventions. If you have an unhealthy relationship with food and 'Yo-Yo' diet and want to learn how to be happy with your body and improve your relationship with food learn more about the non-diet approach to weight management. I am skilled in all aspects of medical nutrition therapy and offer specialised services in the following areas:
The Non-Diet approach to weight Management
Obesity and bariatric surgery
Disordered Eating (Binge Eating)
Health Ageing (Retirement)
Aged Care (Nursing Home, Home Care)
Disabilities (e.g. Autism, Downs Syndrome, Intellectual Disabilities)
Please contact me if you have any questions and would like to make an appointment to see how we can work together to achieve your healthy lifestyle goals.
Working as a private practice Dietitian in Brisbane and surrounds. Specializing in: weight loss, lean muscle building, chronic disease management, IBS, and gut health.
Offering services to medicare eligible patients, DVA, and private patients.
Leanne is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with a passion for gut health and a developing interest in the clinical application of the gut-brain axis in gastrointestinal disorders and mental health and neuro-developmental conditions. Leanne is gaining specialist knowledge in this area through her PhD investigating the gut-brain connection in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Leanne is also completing a Psychotherapy Diploma, as an adjunct therapeutic offering to her clinical work in her practice, Eat Live Thrive. Leanne also works as a Microbiome Coach for Microba and is a qualified facilitator for the Jamie Oliver’s Learn Your Fruit and Vegetable Program.