Mindfulness and Acceptance
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.
“This groundbreaking volume is the first to cover this cutting-edge work in a comprehensive way…Highly recommended.” Steven Hayes, PhD, co-developer of ACT
- (3000) Nutrition assessment & Diagnosis
- (4000) Wellness and public health
- (5200) Disordered eating
- (5370) Weight management, obesity
- (6000) Education, Training, and Counseling
- (6010) Behavior change theories, techniques
Suggested Performance Indicators: 2.1.2, 2.1.7, 4.1.2, 8.1.1
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.
- Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
- Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
- Registered Nurse (RN)
- Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional