Peta has been practising as a dietitian for over 10 years, she started off in regional New South Wagga running her own dietetics practice and working predominantly in the country supporting people suffering with common chronic conditions such as diabetes, high cholesterol and weight management.
In addition, she begun building on her skills and experience supporting families and kids with disordered, fussy eating and allergies/intolerances as an SOS trained dietitian and completed her Graduate Certificate in Paediatrics and Adolescence. Since joining the team in 2015, Peta has continued to build her skills in not only child and family health but also becoming the expert dietitian in gut health and managing complex gut disorders such as chronic gut pain, bloating and inflammatory bowel diseases. Peta prides herself on ensuring she helps every single client improve their symptoms and nutritional challenges, whilst collaborating with the wider medical community. Thinking outside the box and looking at the bigger picture, she is able to help her clients towards the improved health and well-being.
In her spare time Peta is busy teaching her busy 2 year old the love of food and burpees and sharing her lip-smacking food with others around her.
Dietitian Life – Dietitian Life was created to support dietitians, student dietitians and those interested in our industry. Our goal is to provide an honest insight into what it is like to be a dietitian as well as be a resource where people can ask questions and get answers. Our goal is to help improve the lives of the people in our industry through that professional development and support. We believe most people will get something out of our videos, even if it is entertainment at our expense.
Fuel Your Life – Fuel Your Life is an innovative company providing dietetic services to clients across Australia with a current focus on veterans.
Sunshine Coast Dietetics – A premium dietetics service focused on solving complex client needs across the Sunshine Coast. With a strong focus on sports nutrition, bariatric surgery, disordered eating, paediatrics as well as food intolerances and allergies.
Correct Nutrition – Provides low-cost access to quality dietetic services in clinic and in the community between Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast.
2018 – Winner, Health Services Business of the Year, Optus myBusiness Awards
2018 – Winner, Best Health Improvement Services business (Fuel Your Life) – Australian Small Business Champion Awards
2018 – Young Small Business Champion Entrepreneur finalist – Australian Small Business Champion Awards
2018 – Telstra Business Awards finalist, Emerging and Energized category.
2018 – Sunshine Coast Business Awards, Best Health Business, finalist (result pending)
2018 – Dietitian of the Year finalist, Allied Health Awards
2018 – Excellence in Management and Leadership finalist, Allied Health Awards
2018 – Allied Health Awards Adult Allied Health Practice of the Year, finalist, Allied Health Awards
2016 – Young Manager of the Year finalist, Australian Institute of Management Awards