ABOUT THIS WEBINAR:
Diabetes management has historically been weight-focused, however, weight is not a behavior and positive behavior changes are often a better goal! This presentation explores and introduces the topic of intuitive eating and a weight-neutral approach to diabetes management. It provides practical examples on how to work with individuals with diabetes, using a framework that is inclusive of all body sizes.
- Understand the risks associated with a weight-centric approach to diabetes management.
- Define intuitive eating principles.
- Explore how to apply intuitive eating principles when addressing diabetes care and education.
Ashley Munro is a Registered Dietitian, Nutritionist and holds additional certifications as a diabetes educator and intuitive eating counselor. She is a trained chef and enjoys sharing her passion for an “all foods fit” approach. Ms. Munro provides nutrition counseling to students with the aim to empower confidence in food choices and promote positive relationships with one’s food and body.
CONTINUING EDUCATION (CE) CREDIT
1.0 CPEU for RDNs and NDTRs