ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #4: Engaging the Family to Promote Child Physical Activity

Engaging the Family to Promote Child Physical Activity By Keeley J. Pratt, Ph.D., LMFT; Jennifer Cotto, M.S.; and Jacqueline Goodway, Ph.D.

SKU: ACSM-HFJ-SO17.4

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Engaging the Family to Promote Child Physical Activity

By Keeley J. Pratt, Ph.D., LMFT; Jennifer Cotto, M.S.; and Jacqueline Goodway, Ph.D.

Practitioners working with youth to change their physical activity behaviors are recommended to provide family-based care by targeting both caregivers and youth in physical activity interventions. Using both behavioral and family theories, this article provides practitioners with methods for family-based physical activity assessment and caregiver and youth intervention engagement to promote physical activity in families.

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Available Course Credits

ACSM
2.00

Learning Objectives

  • Practitioners will review the evidence on family-based physical activity interventions targeting caregivers and youth.
  • Practitioners will observe the combination of health behavior and family systems theories to inform family-based physical activity interventions.
  • Practitioners will receive recommendations for family-based physical activity assessments targeting physical activity in the family and the caregiverchild relationship dynamic.
  • Practitioners will obtain relevant examples that address caregiver and youth physical activity support, barriers, rules, and the caregiver-child family dynamic.
 
Key words: Family, Parenting, Parent-Child, Physical Activity Intervention, Obesity

Course Procedure

  1. Enroll in the course.
  2. View the course content.
  3. Take the test. (You must score 70% to pass. If you do not pass, you may retake the test.)
  4. Print your certificate of completion.

PLEASE NOTE, THIS COURSE EXPIRES ON OCTOBER 31, 2018.

**Please note that course fees are non-refundable. Discount codes must be used at the time of purchase.

Course Content

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Article #4: Engaging the Family to Promote Child Physical Activity
Article(Required)
ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 Self-Test #4: Engaging the Family to Promote Child Physical Activity
Test(Required)