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How a Dietitian can help

Our dietitians have expertise in the management of eating disorders. In particular, the primary care dietetic management of adolescents and adults with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, orthorexia or binge eating disorder and other overeating issues. Help Yourself dietitians are committed to shared care with General Practitioners, Paediatricians and other medical and health professionals involved in the care of clients with eating disorders of all types and at all stages of the recovery process.

Medicare now provide rebates for people referred by their GP under an Eating Disorder Management PlanThis referral will enable us to provide 20 appointments in a 12 month period.

Where to find us

Our dietitians currently conduct face-to-face consultations with our NDIS clients at the following locations on the NSW Mid North Coast:

If none of these locations are convenient, when you ring 1300 652 620 to make an appointment you can request a phone or video consultation instead. In this instance, the dietitian will either phone you or contact you via video link (emailed to you) at the scheduled time for your appointment. We also conduct home visits with prior arrangement.

How to make an appointment

All our dietitians are registered with Dietitians Australia. We accept  clients referred under Medicare’s Team Care Arrangement (TCA) program, Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA), the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), the Priority Allied Health Services (PAHS) program, Eating Disorder Management Plan (EDMP) and those who are self-referred. Go here for more information.

Bookings can be made by calling 1300 652 620.

Referrals from your doctor can be faxed to 1300 654 885.