Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management Program
There are three components to the program: an online self-study module and pre-test (30) hours of readings and activities, a 2 1/2 day live program and a take home post-test. Participants will be awarded a total of 50 CPEUs for completing all three components.
Obesity as Disease-Implications for Dietetics Practice.. Pharmacotherapy, Appetite Regulation.. Bariatric Surgery Implications and Complications.. Pathophysiology.. Coverage and Reimbursement.. Advocating for Reimbursement.. Kids Eatright... Obesity Prevention Strategies.. Counseling Strategies to Encourage Behavior Change in Weight Loss.. Counseling Domain.. Appetite and Energy Balance.. Weight Management on the Web.. Case Studies
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March 13-15, 2014
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Space is still availale. Please call 1/800-877-1600 ext 4760 to register.
This Certificate Program is only open to RDs, DTRs and the Academy practitioner members (active, student and international) who have successfully completed the Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management or the Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management program. Program registration will not be processed until these requirements have been verified.
CDR has transitioned to a paperless on-site program. A paper copy of the program handouts will not be provided. Participants will be responsible for printing their own program handouts. Access to the program handouts including faculty PowerPoint presentations will be provided prior to the first day of the program. Learn more.
*A $75.00 cancellation fee will be deducted from all refunds. An additional fee may apply if the pre-work materials and pre-test have been completed.
As of December 2013, 750 have been awarded the Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management.
Click here to view the recipients of the Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management.