Identify at least two ways MS symptoms can interfere with healthy diet and nutrition, and ways to overcome those challenges.
Name the signs or red flags for when diet is leading to negative outcomes like self-criticism, guilt, shame, or decreased social interaction.
Identify other professionals, to whom you can refer, for help with nutrition and problematic dietary patterns. For example, OT for helping to manage fatigue or identify strategies for cooking at home, or a dietician to help manage co-morbid conditions like diabetes and MS.
Some individuals swear by stricter diets and they lived by strict dietary rules. On the other end of the spectrum, many individuals with MS struggle to eat healthy whole foods and may rely largely on pre-packaged or easy to make foods.
In this course, you're going to hear details about dietary research, more on the "MS Diets," recommendations for healthy eating, as well as emotional factors or MS symptoms that may be playing a role on those two ends of the spectrum.
Course Introduction & InstructionsFREE PREVIEW
Course Content the Way YOU Learn Best - Podcast, Transcript, or YouTube VideoFREE PREVIEW
Diet Course Evaluation
Bonus Content - Diet Resource Page for Your Clinical Practice
About this course
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06/14/2022 – 06/14/2023. Social workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit.
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COMPLETE COURSE CONTENT in one of 3 ways:
• Listen to the corresponding course podcast by streaming it on the webpage, downloading the audio file, or listening to it on your favorite podcast provider.
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TAKE THE POST-TEST assessment and achieve a passing grade of at least 75%
Complete the COURSE EVALUATION
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This course is intended for psychologists and social workers.
It is also appropriate for mental health counselors and therapists.
The instructional level is at the introductory and intermediate level.
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