Meet Our Dietitian
Accredited Practising Dietitian
Bachelor of Health Science (Nutrition & Dietetics)(Hons) & Bachelor of Science
Valerie is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and owner of Brisbane based private practice Ability Nutrition. Like most dietitians, she is passionate about all things related to food, nutrition and health. She has experience in weight management, chronic disease management and gastrointestinal disorders. After working in the disability sector for over 3 years, Valerie has a special interest working with people with both physical and learning disabilities. Her personal experience has given her a better understanding and insight into the difficulties many clients and families have when it comes to managing their health. She is a committee member of the DAA’s Disability Nutrition Interest Group, working with other passionate dietitians to help improve clinical practice in this area as well as advocate for better nutrition. In addition to her clinical experience, Valerie is also a community dietitian, delivering nutrition education seminars, cooking demonstrations and workshops.