PS3127 Foundations of Counseling for Dietitians

This course highlights how the building of a therapeutic relationship with a client is a basic foundation for the delivery of quality care by a dietitian. Particular strategies and interventions are highlighted that will likely prove beneficial for dietitians and clients: establishing good rapport, collaborating for treatment goal setting and pursuing realistic behavior change. Opportunities for practice with these techniques are provided.




Admission into DPD program or permission of instructor