The Profession of Dietetics : A Team Approach / Edition 2

The Profession of Dietetics : A Team Approach / Edition 2

by June Payne-Palacio, Deborah D. Canter, Deborah D. Canter, Deborah D. Canter
     
 

ISBN-10: 0136468861

ISBN-13: 9780136468868

Pub. Date: 07/20/1999

Publisher: Pearson

This text effectively guides readers through the complex process of discovering who professional dieticians are and understanding the services they perform. The authors consider the dynamic nature of the field and offer clear, up-to-the-minute information regarding the current roles and customers of dietetic professionals as well as future employment possibilities.

Overview

This text effectively guides readers through the complex process of discovering who professional dieticians are and understanding the services they perform. The authors consider the dynamic nature of the field and offer clear, up-to-the-minute information regarding the current roles and customers of dietetic professionals as well as future employment possibilities. Credentialing of dietary managers. Dietetic technicians. Registered dietitians. Latest standards of education and the revised standards of practice. Code of Ethics. History of dietetics. American Dietetic Association. Employment opportunities. For readers with an interest in an introduction to dietetics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136468868
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
07/20/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.98(w) x 7.68(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

PART I THE PAST
A Brief History of Dietetics
3(22)
PART II THE PRESENT
The Dietetics Profession
25(12)
Joining Together: The Team Approach
37(20)
PART III PREPARING FOR PRACTICE
Education and Training
57(28)
Credentialing
85(16)
PART IV PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Professionalism
101(30)
The American Dietetic Association
131(18)
The Dietary Managers Association
149(12)
PART V THE FUTURE
Trends and Predictions
161(10)
Index 171

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