About Our Dietitian – Justine Urbahn, APD

justineJustine is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian. She completed a Bachelor of Home Economics at the Queensland University of Technology and then her Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics at Flinders University in Adelaide. After working for 2 years in Adelaide she then moved to London where she worked for 8 years. During her time in London she specialized as a Paediatric Dietitian at the world famous Great Ormond Street Hospital For Children. Whilst in London Justine had two children.

On her arrival back to QLD Justine settled on the Sunshine Coast where she has had a Private Practice for 6 years. Justine works with the Sunshine Coast Children’s Development Centre in Minyama, alongside Speech Therapists and Occupational Therapists.

In her private Practice Justine sees infants, children and teenagers for a range of nutritional issues such as allergy, food intolerance, weight problems, ASD, ADHD and fussy eaters. She will also see adults.

Justine is passionate about helping parents provide the best nutrition for their families. Having children of her own means she is well aware of the many challenges that face families today. She approaches her work with compassion and understanding and acknowledges that all families are different therefore tailoring advice to meet individual needs.