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Bean in Control: Research, Recipes and Resources for Clients with Diabetes

Sponsored By: S&W Beans

During this 60 minute webinar, dietitians will learn more about beans: the research, recipes and other helpful resources to help patients/ clients who has diabetes, or at-risk for diabetes. Dietitians will also learn the dietary guidelines for consuming beans. Dietitians will be able to understand the tasty and healthful benefits of beans. Webinar will also provide bean-related resources to share with clients including meal and snack solutions/recipes, tip sheets and research.

Presented on: Wednesday October 4, 2017, 1:00pm-2:00pm CST





Melissa is the CEO of Sound Bites® Inc. where she promotes “sound science, smart nutrition and good food”. She is known as The Guilt-Free RD® – “because food shouldn’t make you feel bad!” As a certified diabetes educator for 20 years and a former supermarket dietitian, Melissa enjoys helping people enjoy their food with health in mind. Through her podcast interviews, social media outreach, and TV segments, Melissa helps people digest food and nutrition information so they can make their own, well-informed decisions based on facts, not fear. She specializes in training other dietitians on media, social media and presentation skills, so they can gain more visibility, influence and success.


Credits: 1 CEU, LevelCEU Codes:  4030, 4040, 5190, 2020


After completing this webinar, participants will be able to:

a.     Describe the nutritional benefits of beans and how they contribute to a healthy diet for people with diabetes, or people at risk for diabetes

b.     Outline dietary guidelines for consuming beans

c.     Offer bean-related resources to share with clients who have, or are at risk for, diabetes, including meal and snack solutions/recipes, tip sheets and research


Cost: FREE for DCE Members / $40 for non-members

Recording Available Here!

After your request has been approved, you'll receive instructions for joining the meeting. You must register to the Webinar using a computer or laptop, NOT a mobile device!


Not a DCE DPG member? The investment in DCE DPG membership will pay for itself if you attend just one webinar! With DCE DPG membership you receive ~15 CEUs throughout the membership year (with Webinars and through “On the Cutting Edge”) approximately $2/ CEU!

Why not join today and significantly reduce the cost of CEUs without the expense of traveling?