Adolescents

Weight Management Guideline: Children and Adolescents

Weight Management Guideline: Children and Adolescents

Weight Management in Children and Adolescents Screening and Intervention Guideline Prevention ........................................................................................................................................ 2 Nutrition ........................................................................................................................................ 2 Healthy eating behaviors .............................................................................................................. 2 Physical activity ............................................................................................................................ 3 Screening ......................................................................................................................................... 3 Diagnosis.......................................................................................................................................... 3 Interventions..................................................................................................................................... 4 Goals ............................................................................................................................................ 4 Strategies to help with weight loss ............................................................................................... 5 Behavior change counseling using the 5A approach