30 episodes

Dietitian Life aims to draw on the knowledge and experiences of some of the leading dietitians and experts from Australia and the World to support students, new grads and dietitians to gain insights into what it takes to succeed in dietetics. Expect to learn what others would do if they graduated today to succeed, where they see the future of dietetics heading, and deep dives into clinical case studies to get answers to those challenging client conditions. You won’t want to miss an episode.

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    • Self-Improvement
    • 4.1, 29 Ratings

Dietitian Life aims to draw on the knowledge and experiences of some of the leading dietitians and experts from Australia and the World to support students, new grads and dietitians to gain insights into what it takes to succeed in dietetics. Expect to learn what others would do if they graduated today to succeed, where they see the future of dietetics heading, and deep dives into clinical case studies to get answers to those challenging client conditions. You won’t want to miss an episode.

    Never Assume

    Never Assume

    This week, we give our perspective on the #1 thing that all dietitians need to stop doing right now. This thing is the manner of all evil, it'll ruin your consult every time. It might be in your line of questioning, it might be in your beliefs and perceptions... But this ONE thing is the antithesis of "answers" and is going to shoot you in the foot if you're not careful.

    • 5 min
    How to Engage with GP's

    How to Engage with GP's

    We go on a little rant and tell all the ins and outs of our experiences engaging with GP's. We offer our insight, strategies and advice to help you on your journey there, but the overarching thing that YOU need to do is to get out there and implement it!

    • 26 min
    Interview With Melanie McGrice

    Interview With Melanie McGrice

    This week on Dietitian Life, we sit down with Melanie McGrice, Australia's #1 dietitian for fertility, pregnancy and women's health and the mastermind behind Nutrition Plus!

    • 41 min
    Let's Talk About Poop!

    Let's Talk About Poop!

    How do you approach talking about IBS and alternating poop as a dietitian? Something I find is that a lot of dietitians glaze over the poop chat and take their clients word as gospel, but as dietitians, we are health detectives and poop can be one of the vital clues you need in your analysis.

    • 8 min
    To Thrive or Survive

    To Thrive or Survive

    In this episode, I get down to the nitty-gritty and recount my experiences growing up in both life and work that have helped me thrive and build resilience. ⁠ ⁠ From growing up in the country on my family farm in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, life has been a roller coaster ride from the highest of highs to the life-changing moments and decisions that made me, me.

    • 19 min
    The Importance of Self-Preservation in Dietetics

    The Importance of Self-Preservation in Dietetics

    This week on Dietitian Life, we answer a very important question from the audience and discuss the importance of self-preservation in dietetics. Talking through all things from personal experiences starting out in the field to my #1 game plan for avoiding burn out, self-preservation and helping yourself is the absolute key to being able to help your clients effectively.

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
29 Ratings

29 Ratings

CA - APD ,

Great podcast

Thoroughly enjoying the Dietitian Life podcast and the honest advice about the dietetic industry! Thanks Peta and Tyson for all the time you put into helping the industry

MM8477 ,

The future of dietetics

I’m absolutely loving this podcast. Peta and Tyson make you think outside the box. The depth of knowledge and honesty makes this a must listen for new grad Dietitians or any Dietitians wanting to expand their knowledge of the industry.

Troy Sd ,

Favourite dietetic podcast

Great podcast, lots of valuable information you can’t really find anywhere else!

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