Joey is on maternity leave Oct 2017 to August 2018.


Kaitlyn Anderson (APD) is looking after her clients at Elite Medical Centre, 319 Main st Mornington
5911 7014



You can still contact Joey for group talks and presentations.
0433 483 007
Holistic diet and lifestyle counselling
Ayurvedic Nutrition
Relaxation Meditation and Mindfulness

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Discover Vibrant Health with Whole Foods
We guide, support and empower you to eat mindfully, intuitively and sustainably, through reconnecting with your body and the local food supply, to achieve vibrant health and wellbeing, a healthy weight without dieting and a sustainable environment.

Services we offer

Our mission is to inspire, educate and assist people from all walks of life to achieve health and wellbeing through healthy eating habits and a positive relationship with food; to empower people to take control over their health by supporting self-efficacy; and to support a sustainable food supply by promoting consumption of local, seasonal and fresh foods and minimising waste.
  • Relaxation Meditation and Mindfulness
    Help relieve stress and anxiety by learning practical relaxation, meditation, and mindfulness techniques you ...
  • Programs
    We offer a variety of tailored programs including health plans, guided kick-start diets and ...
  • Individual Consultations
    We offer a variety of individual consultations ranging from half an hour through to ...

About us

Joey De Backer is an Accredited Practising Dietitian committed to holistic nutrition counselling. She has previously worked in hospitals, aged care and community health with clients from a diverse range of backgrounds with conditions ranging from irritable bowel syndrome to cancer to heart disease and diabetes. Joey would like to use her experience in a more preventative context. Why heal illnesses when you can prevent them? She is passionate about the opportunity to guide and support you to achieve your health and wellbeing goals and empower you to take control of your health.

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Latest news

  • Chinese Medicine Diet Approach
    In Chinese medicine, there are definite guidelines to good health and healing illness with food. The ...
    9 February, 2016
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    27 January, 2016
  • What is Mindful Eating?
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    7 January, 2016



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Joey is an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) and Accredited Nutritionist (AN).