Dietitian

/Dietitian
Dietitian 2017-07-21T11:31:07+00:00

Sally Girvan

Sally has a BSc Honours degree from Adelaide Uni and postgraduate Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics from Sydney University. She has worked in many fields of Dietetics over her almost 30 year career, including clinical, community, private practise and sports nutrition. Sally’s paediatric dietetics experience includes 5 years at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne and more recently 13 years in Early Intervention (EI). Working in EI Sally sees clients with a wide range of disabilities and feeding issues including ASD, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome etc. Sally has presented at many conferences for parents and therapists on “Feeding Children with Disabilities” and was on the panel of experts for Autism Victoria (AMAZE). Sally has a special interest in children with limited diets and is trained in the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) program to treat extreme fussy eating.

Individual Consultations available in-

  • Children’s nutrition
  • Sports nutrition
  • Autism and other disabilities
  • Fussy Eaters
  • Overweight and obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Cancer
  • Malnutrition and weight loss
  • Gastrointestinal disease including;
    • FODMAPs
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Irratible Bowel Syndrome
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhoea
  • Antenatal and postnatal nutrition
  • Vegetarianism
  • Enteral nutrition

Sally consults every second Saturday and is available at other times by appointment

Sally

Call us on 03 9383 7733

We welcome calls from parents and carers referring their children. We are also happy to answer general questions from doctors, teachers, maternal health nurses and other professionals.