Healthy kids for professionals (part 2): Managing children above a healthy weight


Education Professional development Online learning Webinars Children and young people's health Healthy kids for professionals (part 2): Managing children above a healthy weight

Webinar summary

27 September 2017

This webinar will cover the first 3 A's (ask, assess and advise) of the 5As approach for weight management and focuses primarily on discussing and raising the issue of an overweight child using appropriate, non-stigmatising language, being culturally sensitive, providing appropriate advice about family focused healthy behaviours (including diet and exercise) and appropriate programs that offer support to children and families.

Presenters

Dr Shirley Alexander

Dr Kean-Seng Lim