Aliya Porter - Registered Nutritionist Bsc Hons RNutr

Manchester, Greater Manchester, M20 07986 809633 07986 809633 07986 809633 07986 809633
Manchester, Greater Manchester, M20

About me

I am a Registered Nutritionist with a wealth of experience helping people choose healthier options. I have worked in the community as part of the voluntary sector and in the NHS in London, as well as experience working in the community and in higher education in north west England. I currently work on a freelance basis in the north west. I have 2 children which has helped me to understand first hand some of the challenges faced by parents when it comes to weaning and healthy eating.

I offer a tailor made service. I have Public Liability and Professional Indemnity insurance and am registered with the Association for Nutrition. I have to follow their Code of Conduct which is available on their website.

I am based in south Manchester and see clients from my home in Withington. I can travel for courses and workshops. I can also offer client appointments over Skype

For members of the public I can offer:

  • one to one weight management support
  • one to one support to improve diet (children and adults)
  • workshops on healthy eating for adults
  • workshops on weaning
  • workshops on toddler nutrition
  • support for parents of fussy eaters

For healthcare professionals and the voluntary sector I can offer:

  • healthy eating training
  • training in delivering health messages to achieve behaviour change
  • professional supervision for other nutritionists

I offer face to face, Skype, email and telephone support.

To see me, give me a call or send me an email and we can set up a face to face consultation. If you would like to go further, we can set up additional consultations which suit your needs - face to face, online or over the phone at a time you choose.

What a Registered Nutritionist is

Nutrition covers many fields. There are many people who claim to be professionals who do not have the recognised qualifications to meet your needs. Registered Nutritionists have at least 3 years experience and recognised qualifications using science based on evidence. Registered Nutritionists are those registered with the Association for Nutrition. You can trust a Registered Nutritionist, just like you can trust a Dietitian.

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Training, qualifications & experience

I have a BSc Hons in Food Science and Nutrition, and German Studies from Oxford Brookes University (2006). I also have an NVQ Level 3 in Advice and Guidance.

I have worked in the voluntary sector as a Health Outreach Worker and a Health Development Coordinator. I have also worked in the NHS in health promotion as a Health Improvement Programme Manager. I have been working on a freelance basis since 2011.

I have experience in the following:

  • One to one support in healthy eating, weight management, fussy eating
  • Development of a group weight management programme
  • Delivering workshops on healthy eating for adults and children
  • Delivering workshops on eating on a budget to students
  • Delivering workshops on weaning and toddler nutrition
  • Writing blog articles and copy for websites
  • Menu development and analysis
  • Radio interviews including BBC Radio Scotland
  • Professional supervision
  • Management of health promotion projects
  • Lectures in infant and toddler nutrition, professional conduct and professional development
  • Organising study days in nutrition

I am registered with the Association for Nutrition. I am a regional rep for the north west.

Member organisations

AfN

Association for Nutrition

The Association for Nutrition is the professional body for the regulation and registration of nutritionists, including public health nutritionists, exercise nutritionists, and animal nutritionists.

The Association aims to protect the public and promote wellbeing by admitting to the UK Voluntary Register of Nutritionists (UKVRN) only those who demonstrate high ethical and quality standards, founded on evidence-based science.

It sets proficiency and competence criteria, promotes continuing professional development and safe conduct, and accredits university undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Nutrition topics

If you have been diagnosed or suspect you may have this medical condition, you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.

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Fees

For one to one support:

Initial consultation £50 for up to 1 hour (more if room hire is required)

Face to face consultations £50 for 45 minutes (more if room hire is required)

Email support* £60 for block of 5 emails (emails under 20 words free)

Telephone support* (£20 for 15 minutes)

*For email or telephone support, you will usually need a face to face consultation first.

Weaning courses are £45 per adult for the course (3 sessions in length)

Workshops prices vary depending on the length and location of the course.

For professional supervision £100 a month plus travel gives a 1 hour face to face meeting and up to 3 support emails per month. I can also offer group supervision in Manchester (£100 annual subscription).

Please contact me for more information

Further information

Other Areas:

  • Weaning
  • Fussy Eating
  • Teenagers nutrition

For testimonials, please check out my website https://porternutrition.co.uk/testimonals/ or find me on google maps https://goo.gl/maps/93UR6mte1hu

Manchester
Greater Manchester
M20

Type of session

Online nutrition support
Telephone nutrition support
Face to face nutrition
Home visits

Practical details

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Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a nutritionist's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the nutritionist to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access Yes

My main premises are not wheelchair accessible but I can arrange a venue which is, if required.

Availability

Flexible on times - please enquire. I can offer evening appointments

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