Jodie Persovic - Principal. Dietitian | Naturopath
Dietitian (APD), Nutritionist (AN) - BHSc (Nutr & Diet)
Naturopath, Western Herbalist - AdvDip (Nat & HM)
Jodie is a Qualified Dietitian, Naturopath, Herbalist and Nutritionist. With extensive training in nutrition and complimentary medicine, she has worked in the health industry for over 20 years.
She combines a range of therapies, including dietary assessment, food as medicine, herbal medicine and lifestyle adaptions, focusing on the health, vitality and healing potential of her clients. She also uses Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA): a scientifically validated test providing detailed information on body composition (body fat, muscle and fluid) and cellular health.
Jodie integrates the latest research in nutrition science with the real world of her clients. In her experience our unique health picture, our food preferences and food beliefs are all important when deciding on a dietary approach. You can read more about this here.
With a compassionate ear and professional advice she has assisted hundreds of clients on their path to recovery and wellness. Her experience includes:
- Weight Loss - Improving body composition (fat loss)
- Thyroid Disorders - Hypothyroid, Subclinical hypothyroid
- Insulin Resistance - Diabetes, Metabolic syndrome, Sugar cravings
- Chronic Health Conditions - Chronic Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Adrenal Health
- Food Intolerance - MCAS, Skin problems, Migraines, Aches and pains, Acne
- Gut Health - Irritable Bowel Syndrome, SIBO, SIFO, Coeliac Disease
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis
- Therapeutic Diets - Vegan and plant based diets, Ketogenic diet, Food Intolerance
- Eating Disorders - Bulimia nervosa, Anorexia nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder
- Hormonal Issues - PCOS, Heavy or Painful Periods, Menopause, PMS, Fertility, Acne
- Immune Support - Autoimmune conditions, Restoring the microbiome, Viral/bacterial illness
- Urological Conditions - Urinary tract infections (UTI's), Nephritis
- Stealth Pathogens - e.g. Epstein-Barr Virus, Autoimmune conditions
Testing can fill the missing pieces of the jigsaw puzzle and enhance your treatment protocol, therefore speed recovery. Jodie can interpret your medical tests. She also works in collaboration with medical doctors and can recommend further testing where needed. If you are not under the care of a GP she can organise testing directly for you.