Mindfulness and Acceptance (CHES)
This course is only for CHES practitioners.
Choose between two versions: 10 CHES Hours/1.5 Advanced Hours or 18 CHES Hours/3 Advanced Hours.
Proven effective interventions using mindfulness and acceptance for treating clients with disordered eating, body image, and weight. Research shows that traditional treatments are not always effective.
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1.4 Analyze relationships among behavioral, environmental and other factors that influence health
1.4.1 Analyze factors that influence health behaviors
3.36 deliver health education/promotion as designed
4.1.2 Identify and analyze factors that impact health
6.1.3 Critique resource materials for accuracy, relevance and timeliness
4.2.4 Analyze and Synthesize information found in the literature
Upon successful completion, the users will be able to:
1. Discuss four components of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT)
2. Explain mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) and when it is most appropriate.
3. Give more effective individualized nutritional care to clients on how to improve their relationships with food and exercise.
4. List three examples in a counseling setting of using mindfulness and acceptance techniques.
- Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)
- Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional
Unique and evidence-based content.