Dabney Poorter’s experience in the fields of nursing, nutrition and fitness coaching span 13 years. She believes in a holistic approach to nutrition and wellness. Dabney especially enjoys helping individuals to understand how food impacts them physically, mentally and emotionally. She believes that food has the power to heal, and that understanding food quality, food choices and one’s relationship with food, can lead to greater awareness, improved health and a more abundant life.


Dabney started her work as a nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Cook Children’s Hospital in Fort Worth, TX. After personally being diagnosed with Type I Diabetes in 2013, Dabney pursued her passion for educating others to pursue meaningful and sustainable lifestyle changes. She founded Engage Your Wellness in 2015.


Dabney’s specialties include: eating disorders; weight loss/gain; food allergies/sensitivities; gut health; adrenal fatigue, diabetes/hypoglycemia; cardiovascular disease/hypertension; mindful eating/emotional eating and family/child nutrition. Dabney is available for one-on-one consultations, group workshops and presentations.


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