Providing Non-biased Treatment and Optimal Patient-Centered Care for Children and Adolescents Living with Obesity
Planned with the Committee for Lifelong Learning
• Describe the lived experience of children and adolescents living with obesity in order to provide non-biased treatment.
• Identify age appropriate supportive, non-stigmatizing communication strategies when working with children, adolescents, and their families in order to provide optimal patient centered care.
• Critically evaluate treatment options, based on individual patient’s needs, to mitigate risks and maximize outcomes.