Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.ce-credit.com/courses/102906
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About the Course:
Veganism, considered a “healthy and ethical” way of eating, is the current #1 health trend. Eating disorder professionals are confronted with the difficulty of deciphering what veganism means to a client and assessing how to treat a client who is following a vegan plan, without enabling the eating disorder. Is veganism a form of disordered eating, a reflection of orthorexia or an eating choice that can be sustained without disordered eating behaviors? If it is a form of disordered eating, do we treat these clients? Are we enabling an eating disorder if we don’t? Within an interactive framework, we will take a fresh, thought-provoking look at veganism, debunk myths and provide the clinician with the tools to better assess the true role veganism plays in a client’s life. Whether veganism exists alongside or is enmeshed within an eating disorder, we discuss how to walk this path with clients effectively and ethically toward full recovery.
This course is based on the book, Veganism and the Treatment of Eating Disorders created by Melanie Rogers, MS, RDN, CDN, CEDRD-S in 2020.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Understand the limitations of current research on veganism and eating disorders, and the current trends around veganism.
Explain the difference between a vegan eating plan, a vegetarian eating plan and an omnivore (non-vegetarian) eating plan within the framework of eating disorder recovery
Identify the essential nutrients that a vegan eating plan does and does not provide and explain why a vegan meal plan can or cannot nutritionally restore an eating disorder client
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 credit hour
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
1 ce credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 credit hour
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 credit hour
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