Nutrition Module ImageUpon completing this module, you will have an understanding of the unique contributions nutritionists with training in pediatric nutrition contribute to the care of children with special health care needs and their families.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the core principles of practice in nutrition
  • Describe the unique role that nutritionists play in an interdisciplinary team assessment
  • Identify the assessment tools and strategies typically used by nutritionists
  • List factors that are considered when intervention decisions are made
  • List two intervention strategies that might be employed by nutritionists
  • Describe how your own discipline might effectively communicate and collaborate with the nutritionists

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