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Special Dietary Needs

2hours 0.2CEUs
$20

The class is also available as part of a Knowledge Collection

$45 Good Nutrition for Children See Details  

Description

Discusses such special dietary concerns as food allergies, religious and cultural diversity, vegetarian diets, and diabetes.

Goal: to understand and manage specific dietary needs

This mobile-friendly class is accessible on any device, including tablets and phones.

 

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Special Dietary Needs

Goal: to understand and manage specific dietary needs.

 

Table of Contents

  1. Special Dietary Concerns
  2. Allergies
  3. Cultural Diversity
  4. The Vegetarian Diet
  5. Obesity
  6. The Diabetic Child

Learning Objectives

At the end of this class, you will be able to:

  • Explain the importance identifying/documenting special dietary concerns
  • List common food allergies
  • Demonstrate response to an allergic reaction
  • Discuss ways to combat childhood obesity
  • Explain diabetes management in the child care settings

 

NOTE: This course may reflect state-specific regulations. No information in this course supersedes any state regulations you need to follow. You must consult your state’s regulations when developing policies and procedures. Regulations for all states are accessible on the National Database of Child Care Licensing Regulations. Click on the link provided to view regulations in your state.

 

Health, Safety & Nutrition

Learning Outcomes

• Explain the importance identifying/documenting special dietary concerns

• List common food allergies

• Demonstrate response to an allergic reaction

• Discuss ways to combat childhood obesity

• Explain diabetes management in the child care settings

Approved or accepted in:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin