- 23 Mar 2023
- 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Healthy Kids Project ECHO® series
This 7-part free series aims to deliver health professionals the knowledge and tools to increase their skills and confidence in raising the topic of weight with children and their families. It will also provide resources and effective ways to support children and families to build better health and lifestyle habits together.
The series runs weekly, for 7 weeks on Thursday mornings commencing 9th February 2023 from 8:00 to 9:00am.
Session 1: Prevalence of overweight and obesity in children. Raising the topic of weight
Session 2: How to measure and assess weight – the clinical details
Session 3: How to measure and assess lifestyle related behaviours that can affect weight gain (nutrition)
Session 4: How to measure and assess lifestyle related behaviours that can affect weight gain (physical activity and sleep)
Session 5: How to support patients to make changes that can improve their weight
Session 6: Supporting extended or tertiary weight management care.
Session 7: Participant’s choice (participants vote from additional topics).
More information: https://hw.qld.gov.au/echo/learning-series/