Heavy Conversations: Weight & Health
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- Live webinar (includes recording and slides) — Event concluded, no longer available
If you attend the live webinar and wish to request CE credit or a certificate of attendance, visit Instructions for Obtaining Credit below.
In this presentation we will review weight bias and stigma in healthcare settings, the factors affecting a person's weight, and more inclusive approaches to health care to improve outcomes and patient satisfaction. Challenges and strategies to address weight concerns with patients and reduce the effects of weight stigma will be discussed.
- Advanced Practice Clinicians
- Health Educators
- Mental Health Professionals
- Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
- Physicians and Physician Assistants
- Psychologists, Counselors, and Social Workers
The participants should be able to:
- Discuss weight bias and stigma and the effects in both patients and health care providers.
- Describe biological and psychological factors influencing weight and health.
- Compare and contrast weight inclusive vs. weight normative approaches to health care.
- Discuss challenges and strategies for addressing weight with patients to improve health outcomes.
Jennifer Barnoud, MS, RDN, LD, CEDRD
The University of Texas at Austin
Program Planning Committee
Resolution of Potential Conflicts of Interest — Program Planning Committee:
Committee members have completed conflict of interest statements regarding relationships with commercial entities. Each of the Program Planning Committee members have reported no relevant financial conflicts of interest.
Education Planning Committee Roster
How to Purchase
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$25 for ACHA individual members
$50 for nonmembers
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