2022 Catalog: General Courses
DE0309: Diabetes Online CDE: Mindful Eating Basics
Mindful eating is an approach that focuses on teaching individuals physical cues of hunger and fullness, as well as enhancing meal satisfaction. This session will provide an overview of the success and use of mindful meditation and mindful approach to eating in diabetes self-management education. Participants will learn about going beyond traditional nutrition therapy and using mindful eating and cognitive behavior therapies to help patients achieve long term success.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Use Mindful Eating techniques as a trauma-informed patient education tool.
2. Teach community members about 3 mindful eating skills that serve as a beginning foundation.
3. Incorporate mindful eating education into your community or clinical practice.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.
Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.