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ERIC Number: EJ430974
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0036-6536
Adolescent Obesity: Rethinking Traditional Approaches.
Morrill, Correen M.; And Others
School Counselor, v38 n5 p347-51 May 1991
Describes traditional approaches to working with obese students (weight loss programs, nutrition programs, self-esteem groups). Suggests system-based alternative. Suggests providing in-service workshops for staff; developing team to work with large students; providing individual counseling; assisting students in locating peer support groups; and providing opportunities for family-school interaction. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A