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Nutrition

he General Dietitian at Women’s Health Clinic focuses on the following concerns:

  • Concerns with body weight, shape or size
  • History of off-and-on dieting
  • Feelings of guilt of anxiety around food choices, labeling foods as “good” or “bad”
  • An interest in Health at Every Size (HAES®)/weight neutral/non-dieting approach

For other concerns and general nutrition advice, individuals can use the following resources:

Services over the phone:

Dial a Dietitian
1-877-830-2892 (toll free)
204-788-8248

Services in-person

See a full list of dietitians near you through the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) here.

Please note: These dietitian services are not directly affiliated with WHC and may or may not follow the Health At Every Size® model of care that we do.

Eat Your Heart Out

Food & health on your mind? 

Are you concerned about your weight, shape, or size? Do you feel guilty or anxious when choosing what to eat?
Do you think of some foods as “good” and others as “bad”?
Are you frustrated with dieting and looking for long term change?

Our dietitian can help.
We use a weight neutral, non-dieting, Health At Every Size (HAES®) approach to promote health.
Eat Your Heart Out: A Refreshing Perspective on Food and Wellness is a group program that covers these topics and the basics of nutrition in a friendly, non-judgmental environment.

3 Standalone Sessions: 

Wednesday, January 29 – 9:30-11:30am
Wednesday, February 5 – 5:30-7:30pm
Wednesday, February 19 – 1:30-3:30pm

All Sessions At:
Access St. Boniface
170 Goulet Street

For more information, contact us at 204-947-2422 ext. 537 or whcdietitian@womenshealthclinic.org

 

Professional Development &-Health Education

Our dietitian also provides  professional education and facilitator training to health service providers from a non-dieting, weight-neutral approach. If you are interested in Eat Your Heart Out facilitator training, or learning more about how to adopt principles of non-dieting and weight-neutrality into your practice, please contact 204-947-2422 ext. 517.

 

If you don’t have health coverage (Manitoba or other Canadian province or territory), please bring your passport to your appointment.

Download our Health Services brochure here.

Download our Choice brochure here. 

At WHC, we work together with you to in a partnership of respectful, collaborative care.  You do not need a referral from another health care provider to access our services.

For more information about our health services, please scroll through the side menu or call our reception staff at 204-947-1517 (Winnipeg) or 1-866-947-1517 (toll-free outside Winnipeg). We’d be happy to answer any questions you have.

Please note: We are not a walk-in clinic.  We offer a drop-in Teen Clinic without appointment for young people of all genders ages 13 – 21 on Thursdays (except holidays) from 3 – 8 pm.