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Nutrition Counseling Skills for the Nutrition Care Process, Fourth Edition

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    2009
    ISBN: 9780763729608
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Linda Snetselaar

Through appropriate counseling and intervention, nutritionists play an important role in encouraging clients to make and maintain dietary changes. Nutrition Counseling Skills for the Nutrition Care Process provides the latest counseling theory and communication techniques for clinical and community settings. The Fourth Edition focuses on tailoring intervention strategies to a client’s dietary needs through effective interviewing, assessing, and counseling. This revision of a popular text addresses nutrition counseling for conditions such as obesity, heart disease, diabetes, renal disease, hypertension, cancer, eating disorders, and pregnancy.

Features & Benefits
  • Now focuses on the Nutrition Care Process
  • New chapter on diet therapy for renal disease
  • New chapter on Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) studies and the relation of diet and hypertension
Appendices include:
 Appendix A: Checklist of Nutrition Counselor Self-Image
 Appendix B: Checklist of Nutrition Counselor’s Nonverbal Behavior
 Appendix C: Measures of Nutritional Status
 AAppendix D: Behavioral Chart
 Appendix E: Behavioral Log
 Appendix F: Logs of Thoughts Related to Food
 Appendix G: Daily Record of Cognitive Restructuring

Table of Contents

Part I: The Basics of Communication and Counseling Skills for Nutrition Interventions in the Nutrition Care Process
 Chapter 1: Overview of Nutrition Counseling
 Chapter 2: Communication Skills
 Chapter 3: Counseling Skills to Facilitate Self-Management
Part II: Application of Interviewing and Counseling Skills
 Chapter 4: Nutrition Counseling in Treatment of Obesity
 Chapter 5: Nutrition Counseling in Prevention and Treatment of Coronary Heart Disease
 Chapter 6: Nutrition Counseling in Treatment of Diabetes
 Chapter 7: Nutrition Counseling in Treatment of Renal Disease
 Chapter 8: Nutrition Counseling in Treatment of Hypertension
 Chapter 9: Nutrition Counseling for Cancer Risk Prevention
Part III: Ending Counseling Sessions
Chapter 10: Evaluation and Follow-Up
Appendix A: Checklist of Nutrition Counselor Self-Image
 Appendix B: Checklist of Nutrition Counselor’s Nonverbal Behavior
 Appendix C: Measures of Nutritional Status
 Appendix D: Behavioral Chart
 Appendix E: Behavioral Log
 Appendix F: Logs of Thoughts Related to Food
 Appendix G: Daily Record of Cognitive Restructuring

Linda Snetselaar, RD, PhD - University of Iowa, Iowa City


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