Master of Nutrition and Dietetics, Graduate Certificate Diabetes Education, BHMS, GradDipEd PD/H/PE
Robbie Tyson is a Credentialled Diabetes Educator (CDE) and Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD). Robbie has tertiary qualifications and experience as an Exercise Scientist and Educator. Robbie has over 20 years experience in the health and education sectors specifically in the prevention and management of chronic disease. Robbie has worked extensively in remote communities of Cape York delivering community and clinical dietetic services for an Aboriginal community controlled health organisation.
Robbie has a strong belief in person centered, evidenced based approach to health care which is supported by his health coaching qualifications. Robbie believes that creating opportunities for individuals to make changes one step at time is key. He facilitates this by developing innovative models of care that assess an individuals readiness for change, importance and confidence repeatedly throughout the lifestyle change process. The choice for sustainable long term lifestyle changes belongs to the individual. Robbie has demonstrated and proven success in developing and implementing sustainable behaviour change programs that support an individual to make long term changes.