WN4DC Symposium

Supporting ALL BODIES in diabetes care

Creating weight-inclusive movement for diabetes clients

Creating a weight-inclusive movement for diabetes clients Do you wish you knew how to create weight inclusive movement practices for your clients? It can be frustrating when your exercise recommendations are being ignored, but discovering how to make your movement recommendations welcoming for...

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Disordered Eating Is Hiding In Plain​ Sight In Diabetes Care! How EDRD Pro can help Diabetes Professionals

Disordered Eating Is Hiding In Plain Sight In Diabetes Care! How EDRD Pro can help Diabetes Professionals Question: What is EDRD Pro? Answer: EDRD Pro was created to offer you the diabetes care professional accessible and affordable weight-inclusive eating disorder training to grow your...

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What Is The Value Weight Inclusive Health Care? Weight Inclusive Nutrition and Dietetics (WIND) explains

What Is The Value Weight Inclusive Health Care? Weight Inclusive Nutrition and Dietetics (WIND) explains Question: Why do you value a weight-neutral approach to diabetes care. Answer: Increasing access to weight-inclusive practices are essential to the WIND mission, across the dietetics and...

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Skelly Skills Shares, "Why We Value Weight Neutral Diabetes Care"

Skelly Skills Shares, "Why We Value Weight Neutral Diabetes Care" Question: Why does Skelly Skills think a weight-neutral approach to diabetes care is essential? Answer: Skelly Skills believes in empowering clients to focus on behaviors, not weight. This is just the tip of the iceberg when it...

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​Why We Value Weight Neutral Diabetes Care: Am I Hungry? Mindful Eating Programs and Training answers

Why We Value Weight Neutral Diabetes Care: Am I Hungry? Mindful Eating Programs and Training answers Question: Why do you value a weight-neutral approach to diabetes care? Answer: A weight-neutral approach to diabetes care reduces stigma and makes space for a more effective, sustainable...

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Is Disordered Eating in Diabetes Care Increasing?

Is Disordered Eating in Diabetes Care Increasing? By WN4DC Symposium Team Is disordered eating in diabetes care increasing? Or is it rather that Diabetes Care and Education Specialists and Dietitians are asking questions and learning more about how clients feel about their eating? Just this...

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​15 Questions and Answers about the WN4DC Symposium Coaching Program

15 Questions and Answers about the WN4DC Symposium Coaching Program Q: When does the Early Bird Discount end? A: August 31, 2020. In September, a single session will be $199, and a double session will be $399. Q: How long are the coaching sessions? 90-minute. A single session has 4,...

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​How Motivational Interviewing Helps Avoid Counseling Conflict

How Motivational Interviewing Helps Avoid Counseling Conflict By Megrette Fletcher M.Ed, RDN, CDCES Motivational interviewing is a well known, scientifically tested method of counseling clients and is viewed as a useful intervention strategy in the treatment of lifestyle problems and disease. A...

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Mindful Eating & Diabetes: How Can It Help Your Clients?

Mindful Eating & Diabetes: How Can It Help Your Clients? By Megrette Fletcher M.Ed., RDN, CDCES You may be familiar with the term 'mindful eating,' but you may be unclear how it can help with blood sugar management. Mindful eating uses the act of mindfulness or being present, to help...

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The Intersection of Diabetes and Disordered Eating

The Intersection of Diabetes and Disordered Eating By Holly Paulsen RD, CEDRD-S, LD Most of us are familiar with the visible characteristics of restrictive eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa; however, the majority of eating disorders aren’t as easy to spot. Research indicates that up to...

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