Evelena Beaton (Registered Dietician)
Evelena completed her Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition at St. F.X University in 2002 and graduated from The Moncton Hospital Graduate Dietetic Internship program in 2003. Throughout her career she has worked in geriatrics providing nutritional support for various chronic diseases including diabetes, COPD, cardiovascular, Parkinsons, Alzheimer’s and dementia. She is competent in dysphagia management supporting clients through texture modifications to ensure optimal intake.
In addition to supporting seniors, Evelena is passionate about helping people of all ages build a healthier mindset around food, mind and body. She recognizes the overwhelming amount of misleading nutrition information out there, the struggles with body image, the impacts of social media and the harms of diet culture and supports clients in improving their relationship with food so they can eat with less stress, shame and guilt.
She is also certified to teach both children’s yoga and chair yoga. In her classes she strives to instill the importance of healthy, mindful eating, positive body image and self-care practices. Learning to mindfully nourish and move one’s body at every age is beneficial and helps one live their best life!