Psycho-education module with EDGE tool
Inadequate nutrition with or without excess exercise can result in malnutrition at any body weight. This can occur in any person and can result in a cascade of symptoms that can impact every organ system. After identification of symptoms at assessment the professional can provide psycho-education on how and why the body adapts to maintain homeostasis and understand the metabolism pendulum. This essential information will motivate clients and families to make steps towards re-nourishment and normalized eating. Repeat the EDGE tool every 3 months and compare scores to validate progress.
-EDGE tool included with instructions -Medical signs and symptoms with interpretation -What symptoms reveal - Sample EDGE completed for role playing.