{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Effectiveness of Parent-Centered Interventions for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Overweight and Obesity in Community Settings


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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about best practice, evidence-based guidelines on the effectiveness of parent-centered interventions implemented in the community setting to modify weight-related outcomes, and eating and physical activity behaviors in children.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify risk issues related to childhood obesity and outcome measures in the prevention and treatment of childhood overweight and obesity.
  2. Evaluate results and recommendations from studies of childhood obesity prevention and treatment.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JBIBP0216
Published: Feb 2016
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Sandeep Moola; Clare E. Collins, PhD, BSc, Dip Nutr&Diet, Dip Clin Epi; Tracy L. Burrows, PhD, BHSc (Nutr&Diet); James Bray, BHSc (Nutr&Diet); Roberta Asher, BHSc (Nutr&Diet); Myles Young, BPsyc; Philip J. Morgan, B.Educ, PhD
Topics: Obesity