Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this course is to equip healthcare providers with tools and techniques to promote healthy behaviors centered on dietary choices, physical activity, and mindful eating practices for people of all sizes.  After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • Recognize the causes and effects of overweight and obesity in the U.S.
  • Describe the psychological and physical impacts of chronic dieting and weight bias. 
  • Identify and analyze factors that influence behavioral change.
  • Restate at least 3 components of a non-diet approach.
  • Identify at least 3 interventions that specifically focus on health, food choices, and physical activity with your patients or clients. 
  • Review traditional weight-loss options, including diets, medication, and surgery used in weight management programs.

Course Authors

Accreditation Information

NURSES

In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP#13791

 

CEBroker

Relias LLC reports to CEBroker for the following boards (Provider # 50-1489): Arkansas State Board Of Nursing, District Of Columbia Board Of Nursing, Florida Board Of Nursing, Georgia Board Of Nursing, New Mexico Board Of Nursing, South Carolina Board Of Nursing and  West Virginia Board Of Examiners For Registered Professional Nurses

 

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Disclosures

None of the planners/faculty, unless otherwise noted, for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.