Competent Professional Authorities working in the Illinois WIC Program
Class Times
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

To provide current information and skill enhancement regarding nutrition risk assessment, participant centered counseling and food package assignment to Competent Professional Authority (CPA) staff in the Illinois WIC program.

Additional Information

  • Identify nutrition risk factors per the Nutrition Risk Criteria 
  • Demonstrate the use of counseling skills to encourage behavior change
  • Determine WIC food benefits and assign appropriate food packages 
RN: 3
Registered Dietician
Melissa Banz, MS, RD, LDN, CLC; Jaclyn Castellanet, MS, RD, LDN,CLC; Ginny Belt, BS, RD, LDN, CLC; Jessica Gadomski, MS, RDN, LDN, CLC; Constance Herriott, MS, RDN, LDN, CLC; Emily Mansfield, MS, RD, LD; Jennifer Nance, MS, RDN, LDN, CLS; Shirley Smith, MS, RD LDN; Elizabeth Verzo, MS, RDN FAND, CLS
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