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About 2017-12-20T18:29:46+00:00

Katherine Parent RNCP, CNP

Registered Nutritional Consulting Practitioner – Educating people on the benefits of healthy nutrition and lifestyle is a mission that comes from Katherine’s passion and desire to make a positive difference in people’s lives. Any one of her clients immediately feels the authenticity of her passion and caring about their individual health concerns.

Katherine’s motto is, “There is no time like the present to Make Good Choices”.

Katherine is a graduate of the Institute of Holistic Nutrition in Toronto where she earned the designation of Certified Nutritional Practitioner with First-Class Honours. She is designated as a Registered Nutritional Orthomolecular Practitioner, RNCP/ROHP through the International Organization of Nutritional Consultants.

Katherine is also the only certified Zest4Life Practitioner in Canada. She’s been voted Barrie’s Favourite Nutritionist several years running.

Katherine has lived in Barrie, Ontario for a number of years with her husband Gerald. Her two adult children get up to Barrie on occasion to hang out and connect with friends. Katherine is actively involved in the community and has participated in various fundraiser and community events. She has lead Barrie’s Food Revolution Day now since 2012 and is a Jamie Oliver Food Revolution Ambassador. Katherine has a real soft spot for Rainbows for all Children Canada and has participated and raised funds for their Dash of Colour and various events. Giving back to the community is something that Katherine is passionate about and you will often find her offering up an informative nutrition talk at the local library, health store or local Running Room. In addition to offering one-to-one nutritional counselling and group Zest4Life healthy weight loss programs, Katherine provides keynote speaking, seminars and lunch and learns for corporations, organizations and cruise lines.
Katherine looks forward to helping you on your journey to finding optimal health and wellness through nutrition and lifestyle.

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 What do customers say?

I too was one of the lucky ones on the trial and I have say, I have never felt better. Katherine is a gentle soul and I so agree with Patsy about the non-threatening environment. I loved the program and saw wonderful results. I can fit into pants that I haven’t been able to do up for a long time. That said, it is not a diet, it is a lifestyle. As so many of us talked about, one isn’t hungry. I have tried every diet known to man since I was 15 years old and I am confident that this is program I can stick to. I will look forward to my weekly meetings with Katherine in order to keep on track. Thanks to Katherine and the wonderful supporting people in afternoon sessions. I would highly recommend Katherine’s counseling. She really knows her stuff!

Judy McKechnie

I was one of the lucky people that was given the opportunity to take part in the 4 week weight loss program with Katherine. I have tried everything in the past and would do well for a while but would lose motivation, was starving and end up giving up. Katherine’s gentle approach,very informative, and interesting topics made it an easy program to follow. I found myself looking forward to the Wed. night sessions where I had to be accountable for my week but didn’t feel judged if I didn’t do well (like after Thanksgiving). Katherine teaches that it is a lifestyle not a diet. You feel better within one week once you are on the program. I have now signed up for the next 6 week program that starts next week. I plan to stay with Katherine until I reach my weight loss goal. I would highly recommend katherine for anyone who is serious about living a healthier lifestyle.

Patsy Mccarthy

Had a fantastic appt. with my 18 yr old daughter who has decided to become a vegetarian. Katherine was kind and informative and my daughter had a great time!

Jamie