Kaitlyn Franklin Bio 1

Kaitlyn Franklin

Registered Dietitian

Kaitlyn’s education journey began in Nova Scotia where she completed her undergraduate degree and post-graduate internship with Acadia University. While working as a Registered Dietitian she is pursuing her master’s degree in counselling psychology from Yorkville University with the goal of becoming a Registered Clinical Counsellor here in B.C.

Kaitlyn grew up in Nanaimo playing on many high-level sports teams. After graduation Kaitlyn went on to play U Sport volleyball at Acadia University. Given her athletic background it is no surprise that she is wanting to continue to build that connection between nutrition and
performance as a dietitian on the PRIME team.

Besides her ongoing love for athletics Kaitlyn is also specialized in disordered eating and has a passion for gut health. Kaitlyn emphases the importance that a person is never a one size fits all approach to care especially when it comes to supporting the whole person.


Key Areas of Practice:

– Sports Nutrition

–  Optimize training and performance

– Fuel at appropriate times before, during and after training

–  Education around supplements

– Hydration needs

– Gut and Digestive Health

– Food Allergies and Sensitivities

– Weight Management

– Disordered Eating

– Meal/menu Planning