Dec 01, 2022  
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HLCR 163 - Family Obesity Prevention Training

Credits: 4

Provides obesity prevention training for the Community Health Worker. This course provides instruction on how CHWs and other healthcare professionals can work with clients and families in the area of obesity prevention with an emphasis on childhood obesity. The course covers obesity prevention competencies, including health education, motivational interviewing, health coaching, physical and food environments, community resources and navigation, food choices and behaviors, physical activity promotion, clinical skills, and health information technology. Students must be employed in the field in order to complete the required field work.

Permission required.
Prerequisite(s): HLCR 116 .
Offered: Occasionally.
Four lecture hours.

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