CPE Units: 12
9.3.3 Develops and/or selects culturally sensitive, evidence-based materials that are appropriate to the audience.
9.4.6 Uses socially and culturally appropriate strategies in order to respect diverse cultures and values.
Enhance your practice and broaden your horizons by learning to speak Spanish! Not only is it practical in everyday interactions, but it is needed in the field of dietetics. Designed specifically with dietitians in mind, this course is designed to provide you with the tools and confidence you need to incorporate nutrition-specific Spanish into your practice. Now there’s a Spanish course designed specifically with dietitians in mind that will help you:
• Make a personal connection with patients and their families
• Improve patient comfort and satisfaction
• Gather and convey basic nutrition information
• Inform and advise on basic procedures
* Utilize nutrition-specific Spanish vocabulary and comprehension in order to more effectively counsel and communicate with patients
We know you are busy. This is why we designed this course to best fit your schedule.
Why choose this course:
*Earn 12 CPEU’s by CDR
*Requires only a few minutes a day
*No CDs or programs to install
*No previous Spanish language knowledge necessary
*Downloadable forms you can use at the office.
*Interactive activities in each topic to enhance your learning
Relevant course content:
Spend your time learning phrases that you will use as a Registered Dietitian. Learn words and phrases that you will find most relevant and useful on the job.
THIS IS A COMPLETE A-Z ONLINE COURSE FOR CONFIDENTLY speaking with your patients in Spanish. We will guide you step by step, action by action how to speak Spanish with nutrition-specific vocabulary and comprehension in order to more effectively counsel and communicate with patients and clients.
What you get:
-Modules with multiple videos lessons in each cheat sheets, resources, Spanish/English handouts to both educate your patients and enhance your learning.
-Each of the modules in the course has 6 parts: 1) vocabulary 2) phrases 3) grammar 4) pronunciation 5) a role play and 6) an interactive quiz
-All trainings are 100% online and available to you on your own time
This will allow you to:
-Communicate better with your Spanish speaking patients
-Help them to achieve their nutritional goals
-Increase patient returns
-Have more confidence in teaching what you know
WHAT YOU’LL GET OUT OF THIS COURSE:
We know if you want and need results. Through taking the course you will be able to:
-Conduct basic conversations with patients including pleasantries and asking about family.
-Offer basic nutrition education for various conditions.
-Conduct a 24-hour nutrition/food recall in Spanish, conduct patient interviews and assessment techniques.
-Attain comprehension with our state-of-the art materials, including role plays in each module, interactive quizzes that give you instant feedback on your progress, Spanish-English handouts and downloadable support materials including a Spanish English intake form.
-Gain practice speaking — through a call and response/listen and repeat approach.
-Improve your Spanish pronunciation, accent and intonation, giving you greater confidence when speaking with patients.
-Learn cultural aspects to help you be in tune with your clients and connect with them by understanding their culture.
And much more!