Nutrition Focused Physical Exam with Disordered Eating Clients
CONDUCTING THE NUTRITION FOCUSED PHYSICAL EXAM WITH DISORDERED EATING CLIENTS
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics now provides hands-on workshops on conducting the nutrition focused physical exam (NFPE). The NFPE is an important part of nutrition assessment as well as nutrition monitoring and evaluation, the first and last steps respectively in the Nutrition Care Process. The Standards of Practice for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists include use of the NFPE as do the Standards of Practice for Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders. There are, however, some special concerns with using the NFPE in the disordered eating (DE) client population. This webinar will explain basics of the NFPE and how to effectively use the NFPE with DE clients. General aspects of the NFPE will be discussed, and then aspects that specifically apply to DE will be highlighted. Case studies will be examined to help make the information presented more directly applicable to practice.
Upon successful completion of this one-hour course, the participant should be able to:
  • Understand how to administer a nutrition focused physical exam (NFPE).


  • Utilize the NFPE appropriately for clients with disordered eating (DE).


  • Decide which aspects of the NFPE may be more crucial for specific DE cases and situations.


  • Appropriately practice the NFPE while keeping within the dietitian's scope of practice.


  • Examine case studies to apply previous objectives.
Live Event Date: Mar 01, 2018
Learning Need Codes (LNC): 3010, 3020, 4120, 5200
Performance Indicators/Learning Objectives: 1.2.3, 4.1.5, 10.1.2, 10.2.3
Target Audience: RDs, DTRs, Health Professionals
Number of Credits: 1.0
Level(s): 1
Total Cost: $18 ($18.00 per credit)

About the Presenter: Julie Brake, MS, RDN, LD
Julie Brake

Julie Brake, MS, RDN, LD, specializes in family nutrition, sports nutrition, and prevention and treatment of disordered eating. She has also counseled clients for weight management and various nutritional concerns.

Julie has been a private practice dietitian for over 11 years and has worked with families and kids with eating issues for 14 years. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as well as the Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She is also a member of the Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutritionists (or SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group. Her private practice is currently located in Marietta, GA. Julie participates in networking groups in metro Atlanta with dietitians and other professionals. She has provided presentations to professionals as well as to businesses and schools. She also writes nutrition articles and tips as opportunities arise. In addition, Julie is a charter board member of Supporting Others to Achieve Recovery, Inc. (or SOAR), a non-profit eating disorder recovery advocacy organization.

Julie enjoys helping others find a healthy balance with eating attitudes and behaviors. She has experience with various approaches and it is her pleasure to work closely with other counselors and professionals to change people's lives.

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