Credit Course–The New Becoming Vegetarian

Course includes:

  • Book The New Becoming Vegetarian: The Essential Guide to a Healthy Vegetarian Diet by Vesanto Melina, MS, RD and Brenda
    Davis, RD
  • Study Guide a self-directed accredited learning program
  • Reporting Form that can be mailed in for credit giving 28 Level 2, Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs.)

New Becoming Vegetarian140
New BV Wolf Rinke study guide 140Approved by:

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association) and the Dietary Managers Association (DMA)

The program is designed to help you understand the principles of vegetarian nutrition and apply these to practical situations. Upon completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • communicate potential health benefits of vegetarian diets
  • pinpoint potential areas of difficulty in meeting nutritional needs, along with solutions for vegetarian and clients
  • assist clients in meeting recommended intakes for protein, iron, zinc, calcium, vitamin D, riboflavin, fiber, and essential fatty acids, on a plant-based diet
  • identify the variables in vegetarian diets that help explain risk for chronic diseases
  • identify the current accepted method of assessing protein quality of different foods
  • assist vegetarian and vegan clients in meeting their nutritional needs at all stages of the life cycle
  • suggest dietary changes to help pregnant and lactating vegetarian women meet nutrient needs
  • assist vegetarian athletes meet nutrient requirements
  • assist vegetarians with menu planning and food choices for families and for institutional menus

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