Mediterranean Diet Toolkit

Mediterranean Diet Toolkit: Supporting Patients to Reduce CVD Risk and Improve Mental Health

From cardiovascular protection to diabetes prevention and management to delaying dementia, the Mediterranean diet offers positive benefits on both physical and mental health.  Dietitians of Canada developed this toolkit  to help primary care practitioners successfully implement the Mediterranean diet with their patients and clients. 

Toolkit Components

  • Validated Mediterranean Diet Adherence and Screening tool 
  • PEN approved patient resources such as handouts and menu plans
  • Custom EMR templates for Telus Practice Solutions
  • Key research articles
  • Slide deck

Mediterranean Diet Toolkit   Mediterranean Diet Presentation         
Download the Toolkit                      Download the presentation              Download the client handouts 


This Mediterranean Diet Toolkit was originally developed by the Dietitians of Canada Ontario Primary Health Care Action Group. Special thanks to Michele MacDonald Werstuck, Lee Kapuscinski and Denis Tsang for their leadership and expertise in developing this toolkit. 

Updated December 20, 2018