Frequently Asked Questions

To book a consultation online, please review the Services that we offer and the ‘Requirements’ for the service and then click the ‘Book a Consultation’ button.

Please note that verification of payment is required before confirmation of the appointment for a consultation. Verification is done within 3 business days of your payment (excluding weekends). Once this verification is completed, we will send you an email confirming the appointment.

Nourish Caribbean does not work directly with health insurance companies at this time.

Dietitian

In the Caribbean, the title of Dietitian is protected and requires the completion of academic training in nutrition and dietetics followed by an internship or supervised practice experience. Dietitians often work in clinical settings but may also work in private practice, academia and public health. 

Nutritionist

In the Caribbean, the title of Nutrition is not protected and so anyone may use the title of Nutritionist. However, at Nourish Caribbean, a Nutritionist is required to have a minimum of a Masters of Science in Nutrition and demonstrable competencies in providing nutrition therapy. 

 

Irrespective of which type of professional you work with at Nourish Caribbean, both Dietitians and Nutritionists at Nourish Caribbean are professionals trained to assess client needs and provide nutrition therapy to support you in achieving your nutrition goal. 

The first consultation is aimed at clarifying your nutrition needs, setting achievable goals and identifying what actionable steps you can take towards your goals. Within 3 days of the consultation, we will also provide you with a customised lifestyle guide 7 recipe recommendations that can support you in meeting your nutrition goals.

How soon you start to see results is dependent on many factors. These include how large your nutrition goal is, how well you put in action the guidance received and your body’s response to the dietary changes. Therefore, specific timelines or results cannot be guaranteed but we will support you in developing realistic goals and strategizing to overcome barriers. We are also big on celebrating milestones as we journey with you towards achieving your nutrition goals.

Yes, you may pay for a meal plan. However, before requesting a meal plan, we recommend that you review Meal Planning for Success to assess whether general meal planning guidance will meet your needs or whether you may benefit from a customised meal plan.

 

Prior to providing you with a meal plan, we conduct an initial 1 hour consultation with you to assess your nutrition and lifestyle requirements.

 

To request a meal plan, please review the Services that we offer and the requirements for the service and then click the Book a Consultation button and then select the meal plan for the service category that you are interested in.

 

Please note that verification of payment is required before confirmation of the appointment for a consultation. Verification is done within 3 business days of your payment (excluding weekends). Once this verification is completed, we will send you an email confirming the appointment.

We accept payment via credit and debit card or via payment on our website. 

 

Details for Direct Bank Transfer:

Bank: Bank of Nova Scotia (Jamaica)

Branch: Liguanea (90365)

Account Name: Nourish Caribbean

Account Type: Business, Savings

Account No.: 843802

 

Click the services below to view the cost for our services and to access payment via the Nourish Caribbean website:

Initial Consultations

Follow-Up Consultations 

Monthly Nutrition Coaching

3-Day Meal Plan

7-Day Meal Plan

1-Month Meal Plan

Yes. we can!

We will work with you in developing a meal plan that incorporates your nutrition and lifestyle needs. This may include options for healthy pre-packaged meals, healthier options for restaurants if you eat out frequently, or  quick and easy recipes.

Our team primarily offers consultations online. However, if you are in Jamaica and interested in a face to face appointment, contact us for more information at 876 208 0586. If not based in Jamaica, we recommend that you contact your local professional nutrition and dietetics association.

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