Our main areas of expertise

by our Online Nutritionist or in-person Calgary Dietitian team

Personal Nutrition Support

Love food and love the body you live in. Our Online Nutritionist and Calgary Dietitian counseling programs, resources and online courses help you simplify eating, ditch unnecessary rules, improve health, and move towards your personal best weight.

Workplace Nutrition Solutions

Make corporate wellness education relevant and FUN. Our speaking engagements, webinars, onsite/virtual nutrition counseling, resources, and online courses are designed to elevate employee health, mental health, and productivity.

Food Industry Nutrition Collaboration

Increase your sales and healthy brand visibility. Our team specializes in marketing to health conscious consumers, focusing on strategy, innovation, editorial, video, and media spokesperson contributions.

Live your life

healthFULLY + soulFULLY

Live your life

healthFULLY + soulFULLY

Hi!  I’m Andrea, CEO and Founder of Health Stand Nutrition Consulting since 2000.  I’m known as the Chocoholic Nutritionist™. This means I’m not just a nerdy nutritionist that wants you to eat enough of your veggies, I also want you to have a life that includes your favorite foods like chocolate and potato chips chosen for fun.

My team of experienced Online Nutritionists / Calgary Dietitians and I empower people just like you to live healthFULLY + soulFULLY.  We will help you stop stressing about food and your body. We make healthy eating simple, fun and more effective in improving health and your personal best weight.

Our ultimate goal is to ensure you love food and love your body.

Benefits of working with us

Registered Dietitians

All of our nutrition experts are experienced, credible, and university-trained. As Registered Dietitians (the only regulated and licensed health professionals in the nutrition field), we are held to ethical standards of practice).

Established in
year 2000

As the most established Registered Dietitian practice in Canada, we have pioneered the industry since year 2000. We are a Calgary Dietitian practice and offer Online Nutritionist services globally.

Your nutrition

We will navigate the journey with you every step of the way. We’ve got you covered with options and clarity through the fog. Our team puts you first and holds your hand through the process. Together, we’ve got this!

Customized to your food personality

There are many ways to achieve good health, meal planning success, and move towards your personal best weight. We adapt our approach to your eating style, so that we can anchor sustainable eating habits.

Laser focused on your specific needs

We make sure you not only know WHAT to eat, but also HOW to do it, and the science of WHY it’s important. This ensures you have all the pieces of the puzzle to achieve long-lasting meaningful results.

Leaders in online Nutritionist services

Our HIPAA and PIPEDA/PHIPA compliant online nutrition counseling services, virtual education resources, and online nutrition courses allow you to learn globally and seamlessly from anywhere in the world.

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Success stories

"I am a psychologist in private practice and it is very important to me that my clients have the best care with other health care professionals. For that reason Health Stand Nutrition is my only source for exceptional Dietitians. Andrea and her team provide highly knowledgeable, compassionate, and real world support to my clients who require assistance with food lifestyle. I trust my clients to them and you would be in excellent hands making them part of your health care team."
Adele Fox, Psychologist
“This is the first time I feel satisfied; my cravings have diminished dramatically and I have a whole new relationship with food. I am eating guilt-free for the first time in my life. My energy has also dramatically increased and I feel great!
Rhonda Jenkins, Nutrition Counseling Client
“The Dieticians at Health Stand Nutrition help you to take action on the science behind eating well by making it practical, understandable, and fun. Their office is cozy and not at all clinical or intimidating. I felt like I was sitting down with a really smart, caring friend who wanted to help me make the best choices for my lifestyle and food preferences. They really are the best in the business.”
Marty Avery, Nutrition Counseling Client
“I have come to think of the program as a one stop shopping excursion for everything one needs to know about creating a joyous relationship with food and our bodies. In a single word, the course has gifted me with freedom from the punishing rigidity of disordered eating, old stories that never were true, and body dysmorphia that did nothing but make me lose sight of a body that has done everything I've asked, despite my careless dismissal of her needs. Now when I look in the mirror I find myself shifting from harsh criticism to gentle gratitude.”
Lynn Haley, Pursuit of Healthiness Online Course Participant
“I spent 3 hours when first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. I learned more from my Dietitian about food in those 3 hours than I had learned in all the years of my life. I also love the newsletter, there is always something to learn.”
Peter Whitehead, Nutrition Counseling Client
“I didn’t realize how strong my “diet mentality” was, and all the rules I had in my head about food. I was in a cycle of reward/punish/binge/cringe. I booked with your business very reluctantly, on the repeated advice of my doctor, to get my slowly rising cholesterol levels in check. I thought I knew everything about food, and my behaviour with food, but I was definitely re-schooled. My weight is creeping down, I feel good about my diet, exercise, body image, and lifestyle.”
Amy Floyd, Nutrition Counseling Client
“Thanks Andrea for an amazing presentation, I have heard all positive remarks from attendees and the evaluations show the same sentiment. It is really gratifying when a speaker does their “homework” and weaves in our profession’s day to day challenges within their content, you did an awesome job of this! You truly took the “die” out of Dietician! Your information on healthy eating and simplifying how we can work towards this as we are all so busy really hit the mark. Andrea connects very well with her audience; she is energetic, funny, and very approachable.”
Carole Ann LaGrange, Transfusion Medicine Safety Officer

Event Planner for Laboratory Diagnostic Imaging Annual Event

I am a family physician who sees patients with a myriad of eating concerns – from wanting to know how to plan healthy meals for active families, to weight loss, to eating disorders, and so on. I cannot recommend the Health Stand team highly enough. I have worked with (and been to!) other Dieticians in the past and too often find that they just ask for food logs and make suggestions that are easily obtained online or in books. The Dieticians at Health Stand offer much more than just telling clients what they “should be eating.” In contrast, the team really does more of a counselling practice, and they work hard to help their clients learn more about why their eating habits may be off track and not optimal for them, as well as helping people to effect change at a deep level that, most importantly, is sustainable for lifetime health.”
Dr. Deb Putnam, Family Physician

Nutrition Counseling Client & Referring Physician

“I am a busy mom, with kids in high level sports, working full-time downtown, and running our home acreage outside the City. I now have the knowledge and tools I need to plan for and manage the chaos of meal planning.”
Gillian Gray, Pursuit of Healthiness Online Course Participant
“As a construction company, we select speakers who can relate to our industry and its employees. Andrea’s message was delivered with humor and empathy. She makes people feel as though they can make changes without leaving behind every favorite food. Andrea focused her presentation on healthy eating as a way to keep energy high throughout the day. This message and the way it was delivered resonated with our predominantly male, blue collar culture. I would highly recommend Andrea as a speaker for groups such as ours. She will get your message across without alienating anyone in your audience – which is a huge hurdle when trying to introduce a wellness program in the workplace!”
Stephanie Wood, HR and Safety Manager

Fisher Construction Group, Burlington, WA

I found my Dietitian warm, funny, and skilled at teaching nutrition concepts without the overwhelm. The general approach of each session was to mix science with emotion, which was exceedingly effective in helping me shift my perspective on food from one of anxiety to one of joy and curiosity.”
Erin Kronstedt, Nutrition Counseling Client
“Excellent presentation! What a refreshing change to have a speaker inspire rather than “lecture” about nutrition. Your captivating stories, tips and overall approach to healthy eating uplifts and puts people at ease. It was great to hear we don’t need to strive to be perfect eaters, and that small changes really can make a difference in how we feel and in our health. Thanks to Andrea, we have solutions to our everyday nutrition challenges that can actually work in real life!”
Tina Tamagi, Human Resources

ARC Resources Ltd.

“Had I not joined this course I would have struggled with no focus, low energy, and mindless eating. Excellent teaching and motivation. This is not just a course, it is a nutrition club with mentorship, support, and connections with other people with similar situations.”
Lorri Lawrence, Pursuit of Healthiness online course participant

Love food.

ALL of it.

Feed your body. Nourish your soul.
You can eat anything, just not everything.

Let’s add intention to your choices.

Ready to discover your food freedom?

Give our Online Nutritionists and Dietitians in Calgary a call to discuss your nutrition needs...

403-301-4106  |  1-800-268-9487

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