As a PT, providing useful nutrition tips may help "nudge" the patient in the right direction -- but here you will delve deeper into the emerging research, lifespan and specialty areas of PT to under specialized nutrition for select PT patients and how it can create massive physical therapy outcomes?
The Specialized Topics for Nutrition Course (SNP) is an advanced course focused on disease modification, supplementation, gut-biome, gut-brain interactions, and more.
This online course lasts 3 hours and includes multiple modules (worth 3 CEHs). It can be taken at your own pace. There will be brief quizzes throughout the course and an end-of-course exam.
That's right! This course will provide 3 CE credits (CEHs) for PTs and PTAs approved by the Florida Board of Physical Therapy Association (FTPA), plus reciprocal acceptance in 44 states. Click to find your state.
Dr. Sean M. Wells, DPT, PT, OCS, ATC/L, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, Cert-DN, shares information about course 3: Specialized Topics for Nutrition.
Individuals who want a specialist's knowledge in nutrition specific physical therapy. The SNP course will be the capstone course for you to achieve your Certified Nutritional Physical Therapy (CNPT) credential
Objectives: At the conclusion of the course, PTs will be able to:
The 3 hour online course can be taken at your own pace and is presented in a multimedia approach including visual, auditory, and interactive components to optimize your learning. Brief quizzes throughout the course and an end-of-course exam will promote retention and success in achieving the course objectives. The content is reading-focused, it is not in lecture style format
This course is approved by the Florida Physical Therapy Association (FPTA), a component of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) for Florida CE credit for physcial therapists (PTs) or Physical Therapy Assistants (PTAs).
Don't fear the unknown -- nutrition ought not be as complex as you might think. Plus, a referral to a registered dietician is always a play in the PT playbook! Let's get started!!!