This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.
This course is approved as continuing education by the Oregon Department of Human Services in accordance with state regulation 411-057-0140 for Assisted Living Administrators, Residential Care facility Administrators and Memory Care Communities within the State of Oregon. This activity is approved by Oregon Department of Human Services for 1.00 contact hours.
Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO1933701
Culture and food choices Food and culture Culture and our food choices Pradeep and his food Pradeep and my food Cultural foods Foods that are familiar Familiar foods and snacks Familiar foods and meal planning Respecting different cultures and tastes Different spices Snacks Mrs. Hito Getting the client and family involved Family and food Esperanza Cultural differences in communication Mr. Tones Religious food considerations Common challenges to intake Ethnic differences Lactose intolerance Symptoms of lactose intolerance Alternative food choices Cultural food staples Traditional side dishes Culturally different but still living together Learning more about different cultures Be culturally sensitive
Sharon Brothers, MSW, has an advanced degree in social work and over 30 years' experience as an owner, operator and educator in senior care. She has been a developer, owner and operator of dementia care assisted living communities and has deep expertise as an educator for all levels of staff within the care profession. Sharon is currently the founder and CEO of the Institute for Professional Care Education and is a national speaker and advocate for quality education within senior care. Disclosure: Sharon K. Brothers, MSW has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.