This second edition was totally updated by Karin Kratina, PhD, RD, LD with new research and therapies, and new chapters by Glenn Gaesser, PhD and Jon Robison, PhD,MS, gurus in the non-diet/Health At Every Size movement. This book covers common forms of disordered eating and the therapies to solve the issues, as well as discussion about exercise resistance and how to overcome it.
Suggested Performance Indicators: 6.1.2, 8.1.2, 9.6.1, 10.2.4
Upon completion of this course, users will be able to:
1. Discuss the differences between traditional weight loss philophies and Health At Every Size tenets.
2. Identify four new counseling strategies to try when counseling clients.
3. Better assess the client's needs, beliefs, and eating habits.
4. Better determine appropriate therapy intervention for clients needing to heal their relationships with food and exercise.
About the Author
Karin Kratina, PhD,RD is dietitian, exercise physiologist, and has a doctorate in cognitive anthropology from the University of Florida, and she is in private practice with special emphasis in eating disorders. She is published and frequesntly quoted in professional journals and the popular press.
Nancy L. King, MS,RD,CDE is also a dietitian, exercise physiologist and diabetes educator with a private practice in the Los Angeles area since 1987.
Dayle Hayes, MS,RD is a popular speaker, author, and nutrition therapist from Billings, MT. She is CEO of Nutrition for Life, Inc.
Other contributing authors are Glenn Gaesser, PhD, Jonathan Robinson, PhD, MS, Molly Kellogg, RD, LCSW, Kathy Kater, LICSW, Gretchen Rose Newmark, MA, RD, Reba Sloan, MPH, LRD, and Peggy Elam, PhD, LMT.