[REQUEST] Food, Trauma and Stay'n in Yo Lane


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By Jill Sechi and Meredith Riddick, Jill Sechi, and Meredith Riddick. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

This is an episode addressing a requested topic: "How to handle clients whose trauma involves a lot of foods (either specific types of foods or certain settings or preparing foods) as an RD (ie how to do your work while staying in your lane?)"

Meredith and Jill discuss their thoughts and opinions on how to address when clients struggle with trauma specific to food concerns (such as abuse, food insecurity, etc).

Meredith discusses grounded skills and validation that can be helpful that dietitians absolutely need to know and can support a client with in session.

Also dietitians often have not been taught how to "handle emotions." Jill discussed the importance of holding space and learning the skills of validation.

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