About Vivienne

Vivienne has a deep desire to help individuals achieve their long-term diet and nutrition goals. Each client is individually evaluated and provided with a well-researched and comprehensive plan they can follow for the rest of their lives. Whether you’re looking for nutritious recipes, or you need professional guidance in order to address a specific health issue, Vivienne is ready to help you reach your dietary goals today.

Vivienne has been an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Accredited Nutritionist for almost 30 years (most of those in and around Townsville) since graduating from Flinders University in Adelaide in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science and Post Graduate Diploma of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Vivienne's family owned and run private practice is located at Unit 1, 55 Fulham Road, Pimlico. Vivienne's interests include (but aren't limited to):

  • Diabetes - type 1, type 2 and Gestational diabetes

  • Heart health - high cholesterol, high triglycerides, high blood pressure

  • Gut problems - irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, Coeliac Disease

  • Thyroid problems

  • Allergies

  • Paediatrics

  • Weight concerns

  • Eating disorders - anorexia nervosa, bulimia, binge eating disorder

  • Sports nutrition.

    • Vivienne has previously worked for the North Queensland Fury in the A League, the North Queensland Cowboys in the NRL, the Townsville Crocodiles in the NBL and the JCU Townsville Fire in the WNBL.

 

Vivienne is passionate about community service and is the voluntary manager of Mum's Exercise Group Australia (Townsville), volunteer coordinator for Food Rescue Townsville and voluntary coordinator of Community Kitchens Townsville. She is also passionate about women's health and volunteers for the Women's Centre Townsville.

Vivienne enjoys public speaking to community and education groups on a variety of health topics. She also conducts professional education sessions for government agencies as well as cooking demonstrations and supermarket tours. 

To book an appointment with Vivienne or to enquire about the full range of services she provides, please ring 0407373002. All appointments are 30 minutes. Rebates are available from Private Health Funds via HICAPS and Medicare for approved patients. Appointments can be face to face, via telephone or videoconferencing.

Address

Office 1/55 Fulham Rd, Pimlico, Townsville QLD 4812

Contact

Phone: 0407373002

Follow

Fax: (07) 4409 2397

©2018 by Active Nutrition - Vivienne Salu BSc. GradDip Nutr Diet APD AN