NUTR 327 Assessment and Education
Study Sheet Chapters 6, 7 & 8
Look at the table below. There are several options for Food Management Toolsways to help your clients choose to
make changes to their eating patterns. Explain an advantage and a dis
Counselor: Hello Linda, How are you today? What are some of the things you want to accomplish?
Patient: I am doing well thank you for asking. Well I really want to start eating healthier and lose a little
weight, but I dont think
Name _Monica Leos_
Chapter 1 Worksheet
1. In your own words, explain the difference between nutrition
education and nutrition counseling.
Nutrition education focuses mostly on teaching a patient about
foods and food choices in order to be healthy
Study Sheet NUTR 421 Exam 1
Explain and give an example of the difference between nutrition counseling and
Nutrition education focuses mostly on teaching a patient about foods and food choices
in order to be healthy and have a better
Name _Monica Leos_
Identifying Counseling Skills
Chapter 3 NUTR 421 Nutritional Assessment and Education
Tell me more about how your Dr. Told you to lose weight
Principles of counseling
definition: guiding a client toward a healthy lifestyle by meeting nutritional needs and
solving probelms that are barriers to change (breaking a habit like always having a
granola bar for breakfast- barriers: picky eater, time re
Parts of counseling session
Preparation: review chart for client age, gender, why they are coming in
Explanation: explain the format of the session and it's process
Assessment: four parts
Determine intervention: solutions- Motivation? Knowledge?
Nutrition Care Process
(this is 50% of RD exam!)
Find out what you need to know before you even build the counseling session.
Goals and behavioral objectives
What is the nutrition care process?
page 125- the big picture
NCP- Nutrition Care Process
Name _Shanleigh Clinton_
Chapter 9 Review Questions
1. List and explain four reasons for working towards gaining cultural competence for healthcare
a. Demographic trends: U.S. is moving towards increasing cultural plurality and diversity.
Imagining the Future
Lets imagine what your near future would look like. Imagine you accomplished all the changes you set
yourself up to. Imagine how that would affect your goals and how it would affect your new lifestyle.
What are some of the things you