The nurse is planning care for a client who has been experiencing a manic episode for 6 days and is unable to sit still long enough to eat meals. Which of the following will best meet the client’s nutritional needs at this time?
a) Offer a green salad topped with chicken pieces.
b) Offer a peanut butter sandwich.
c) Offer a bowl of vegetable soup.
d) Offer to have the family bring in favorite foods.