ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #3: Drawing the Line: Understanding the Scope of Practice among...

By Laura J. Kruskall, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM EP-C, FACSM, FAND; Melinda M. Manore, Ph.D., RD, CSSD, FACSM; JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP; and Jonathan K. Ehrman, Ph.D., ACSM-CEP, FACSM, FAACVPR

SKU: ACSM-HFJ-JF17.3

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Drawing the Line: Understanding the Scope of Practice among Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and Exercise Professionals 

By Laura J. Kruskall, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM EP-C, FACSM, FAND; Melinda M. Manore, Ph.D., RD, CSSD, FACSM; JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP; and Jonathan K. Ehrman, Ph.D., ACSM-CEP, FACSM, FAACVPR

Scope of practice is an important topic for all health professionals. RDNs and exercise professionals must know their SOP and work together to provide the best experience for their patients and clients.

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Available Course Credits

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2.00

Learning Objectives

After reading this article, the reader will be able to:

•Distinguish the scope of practice (what professionals are qualified to do, given their educational background and training) among nutrition and exercise professionals.

•Provide guidelines that address

1) minimizing legal liability associated with providing nutrition information without a state license or other appropriate credentials, and

2) minimizing risk and unintended consequences associated with providing nutrition, diet, or exercise counseling by those without appropriate knowledge and/or credentials.

Key words: Scope of Practice, Athletic Trainer, Legal Implications, Certification, Nutrition Counseling

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  6. PLEASE NOTE, THIS COURSE EXPIRES ON FEBRUARY 28, 2018 at 11:59pm PST.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Article #3: Drawing the Line: Understanding the Scope of Practice among...
By Laura J. Kruskall, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM EP-C, FACSM, FAND; Melinda M. Manore, Ph.D., RD, CSSD, FACSM; JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP; and Jonathan K. Ehrman, Ph.D., ACSM-CEP, FACSM, FAACVPR
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