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Oct 11, 2019 | CE Credits 6.00 | Westford, Massachusetts
Conscientious Eating: Mental Health, Inflammation and the Aging Brain is organized by Institute for Brain Potential (IBP) and will be held on Oct 11, 2019 at Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center, Westford, Massachusetts, United States of America. Accreditation: Nurses: Institute for Brain Potential (IBP) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This program provides 6 contact hours for nurses. Psychologists: Institute for Brain Potential maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This program is 6 CE credits. Counselors & Marriage and Family Therapists: This program provides 6 clock hours of CEcredit.Thisprogramispending certification by the MA Association for Marriage & Family Therapy for 6 CE hours. Social Workers: Social workers participating in this course will receive 6 clinical continuing education clock hours. Chemical Dependency Professionals: Institute for Brain Potential is approved by the NAADAC Approved Education Provider Program, Provider #102949. This program provides 6 continuing education hours (CEHs). Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians: This knowledge-based activity provides 6 contact hours (.6 CEUs). Dental Professionals: This program is 6 CE hours. Occupational Therapists: This program provides 0.6 AOTA CEUs or 6 contact hours. Nursing Home Administrators: Institute for Brain Potential is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the NAB and has approved this program for 6 clock hours under its sponsor agreement with NAB/NCERS. Physical Therapists: This program provides 6 contact hours. Massage Therapists: This course provides NCBTMB-approved 6 CE hours. Case Managers: This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide 6 CE contact hours to CCM® board certified case managers. Physician Assistants: This educational activity provides 6 hours of Category 2 CME credits. Dietitians: Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 6 CPEUs for completion of this program. Allied Health Professions: Naturopathic Physicians, Veterinarians, Prosthetists, Orthotists, and Chiropractors receive a Certificate of Completion for this 6-hour program. Educators: educators in MA can earn 7.5 PDUs for successfully completing this program. Description: Conscientious Eating and Inflammation: • Understanding Inflammation • Foods That Have Anti-Inflammatory Properties • The Most Anti-Inflammatory Food • Gut Bacteria Contribute to Anxiety and Mood • Probiotics and Prebiotics Stress, Mental Health and the Brain: • Choline-Rich Foods • GABA-Rich Foods • Protein-Rich Foods • L-tryptophan-Rich Foods • Diets and Mental Health • Stress-Related Eating • Stress-Inhibiting Nutrients Protecting the Aging Brain: • Chronic, Low-Grade Inflammation • Nutrients and Cognition • Neuroprotective Nutrients • The MIND Diet • Limiting Refined Carbohydrates • Slowing the Aging Clock • Sleep Developing Conscientious Eating Habits: • Psychobiology of Mental Control • Appetite Regulation • Optimizing Anti-Inflammatory Foods • Mindful Eating • Prioritizing Sleep Objectives: Acquire an in-depth understanding of how conscientious eating can help reduce inflammation, curtail stress-related eating, lessen anxiety, elevate mood, improve sleep, and protect the aging brain. Health professionals working in medical, dental, and behavioral practices completing this new 6-hour program should be able to: • Identify how diet affects stress, mental health, and appetite. • Describe the link between inflammation of the GI tract, anxiety and mood, and anti-inflammatory foods. • Discuss how conscientious eating can help protect the aging brain. • List conscientious eating habits that can calm an overactive brain.
Nov 13, 2019 | Contact Hours 7.00 | Westford, Massachusetts
Clinical Update Conference is organized by American Health Resources (AHR), LLC and will be held on Nov 13, 2019 at Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center, Westford, Massachusetts, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7.00 Contact Hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.