Online Courses: 2017 Health & Fitness Journal

Welcome to the new ACSM online learning platform: ACSM ceOnline! As a global leader in the sports medicine industry, ACSM is constantly striving to create the highest quality, most comprehensive CEC opportunities, including: ACSM's Certified News, ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal plus courses developed at top industry events.

We encourage you to check back often as new opportunities will be added throughout the year. In the meantime, feel free to browse our current library of opportunities.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #6: Enhancing Your Behavioral Toolkit: Promoting...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #6: Enhancing Your Behavioral Toolkit: Promoting...

Enhancing Your Behavioral Toolkit: Promoting Self-Efficacy for Healthy Behaviors By Janet Buckworth, PhD, FACSM

Enhancing Your Behavioral Toolkit: Promoting Self-Efficacy for Healthy BehaviorsBy Janet Buckworth, PhD, FACSM

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #5: Changing the Quality of Motivation Over Time in Health

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #5: Changing the Quality of Motivation Over Time in Health

Changing the Quality of Motivation Over Time in Health and Fitness Settings By Anna Wasserkampf, MSc.; Marlene N. Silva, PhD; and Pedro J. Teixeira, PhD2

Changing the Quality of Motivation Over Time in Health and Fitness SettingsBy Anna Wasserkampf, MSc.; Marlene N. Silva, PhD; and Pedro J. Teixeira, PhD2

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

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.

Engaging the Family to Promote Child Physical ActivityBy 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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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #3: Motivational Dynamics of Wearable Activity Monitors

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #3: Motivational Dynamics of Wearable Activity Monitors

Motivational Dynamics of Wearable Activity Monitors By Elizabeth J. Lyons, Ph.D., MPH and Maria C. Swartz, Ph.D., MPH, RD

Motivational Dynamics of Wearable Activity Monitors By Elizabeth J. Lyons, Ph.D., MPH and Maria C. Swartz, Ph.D., MPH, RD

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #2: Role of Behavioral Economics in Understanding and...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #2: Role of Behavioral Economics in Understanding and...

Role of Behavioral Economics in Understanding and Working with Clients by Elizabeth D. Hathaway, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.Ed. and Michael V. Fedewa, Ph.D.

Role of Behavioral Economics in Understanding and Working with Clientsby Elizabeth D. Hathaway, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.Ed. and Michael V. Fedewa, Ph.D. Traditional economic theories do not explain why people often make decisions that are not in their best interests. Behavioral economics can provide a novel lens to view an individual’s complex choices by combining traditional economic principles and psychology theory.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #1: Affect-based exercise prescription: An idea whose time...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #1: Affect-based exercise prescription: An idea whose time...

Affect-based exercise prescription: An idea whose time has come? by Matthew A. Ladwig, M.S., Mark E. Hartman, M.S., M.A., and Panteleimon Ekkekakis, Ph.D., FACSM

Affect-based exercise prescription: An idea whose time has come?by Matthew A. Ladwig, M.S., Mark E. Hartman, M.S., M.A., and Panteleimon Ekkekakis, Ph.D., FACSM For more than forty years, exercise prescription guidelines and physical activityrecommendations have been developed with two goals in mind: (a) ensure effectiveness in promoting fitness and/or health, and (b) minimize risk.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course Quiz Bundle

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course Quiz Bundle

Special Themed Issue: Featuring 6 Health & Fitness Journal Courses from the September - October 2017 Issue With Additional Bonus Features!

Includes the following CEC courses:·         ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #1: Affect-based exercise prescription: An idea whose time...·         ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: September - October 2017 CEC Course #2: Role of Behavioral Economics in Understanding and...

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #4: Strategies for increasing physical activity and healthy...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #4: Strategies for increasing physical activity and healthy...

by: Jason R. Jaggers, Ph.D., M.S. and Kristi King, Ph.D., M.S.

Strategies for increasing physical activity and healthy lifestyle for individuals with HIVby: Jason R. Jaggers, Ph.D., M.S. and Kristi King, Ph.D., M.S.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #3: A FUNdamental Approach for Treating Pediatric Dynapenia in Kids

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #3: A FUNdamental Approach for Treating Pediatric Dynapenia in Kids

by: Avery D. Faigenbaum, EdD, CSCS, FACSM* and Laura Bruno, EdD

A FUNdamental Approach for Treating Pediatric Dynapenia in KidsBy: Avery D. Faigenbaum, EdD, CSCS, FACSM* and Laura Bruno, EdD

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #2: Activity Tracking + Motivation Science: Allies to Keep...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #2: Activity Tracking + Motivation Science: Allies to Keep...

by: Michelle Segar, PhD, MPH, MS

Activity Tracking + Motivation Science: Allies to Keep People Moving for a Lifetimeby: Michelle Segar, PhD, MPH, MSTracking apps and wearables provide feedback may not be inherently motivating.Motivational quality results from people’s primary reason, or motive, for starting to exercise or become more physically active. Ironically, the most common motives tend to be the least motivating long-term. Professionals can better motivate and retain clients and patients through applying three key scientific principles in their work.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #1: Technology as a Tool to Encourage Young Adults to Sleep...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course #1: Technology as a Tool to Encourage Young Adults to Sleep...

by Sue K. Adams, Ph.D.; Gary Liguori, Ph.D., FACSM; and Ingrid E. Lofgren, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D.

Technology as a Tool to Encourage Young Adults to Sleep and Eat HealthyBy: Sue K Adams, PhD; Gary Liguori, PhD, FACSM; and Ingrid Lofgren, PhD, MPH 

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course Quiz Bundle

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: July - August 2017 CEC Course Quiz Bundle

This bundle includes ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal July - August 2017 Courses #1, #2, #3, and #4

Includes the following CEC courses:

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: May - June 2017 CEC Course #4: Professional Competency and Risk Management for Personal...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: May - June 2017 CEC Course #4: Professional Competency and Risk Management for Personal...

by Anthony A. Abbott, Ed.D., FACSM, FNSCA

Professional Competency and Risk Management for Personal Trainers, Part IIBy Anthony A. Abbott, EdD, FACSM

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: May - June 2017 CEC Course #3: IMPROVING WEIGHT MANAGEMENT OUTCOMES BY COLLABORATION BETWEEN...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: May - June 2017 CEC Course #3: IMPROVING WEIGHT MANAGEMENT OUTCOMES BY COLLABORATION BETWEEN...

by Karen Reznik Dolins, Ed.D., RDN, CSSD, CDN, Melinda M. Manore, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, FACSM, Rosa K. Hand, M.S., RDN, LD, FAND, and Gary Liguori, Ph.D., FACSM

Improving Weight Management Outcomes by Collaboration between Nutrition and Exercise Professionals By Karen Dolins, EdD, RDN, CSSD, CDN; Melinda M. Manore, PhD, RD, CSSD, FACSM;Rosa K. Hand, MS, RDN, LD, FAND; and Gary Liguori, PhD, FACSM Weight management is an important issue for many Americans because it is closely linked tooverall health and the ability to lead an active lifestyle. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics(Academy) and the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) each have professional

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: May - June 2017 CEC Course #2: Putting the New ACSM’s Pre-Activity Screening Guidelines...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: May - June 2017 CEC Course #2: Putting the New ACSM’s Pre-Activity Screening Guidelines...

by JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP and Aaron C. Craig, Ph.D., EP-C, EIM2

Putting the New ACSM’s Pre-Activity Screening Guidelines into PracticeBy JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM and Aaron C. Craig, Ph.D.Research has shown that many fitness facilities are not implementing pre-activity screening procedures asrecommended or required by ACSM. As shown in our pilot study, implementing the new ACSMscreening criteria (algorithm) resulted in fewer physician referrals and made the screening process more

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal:May - June 2017 CEC Course #1: Physical Activity for Youth All Year Long

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal:May - June 2017 CEC Course #1: Physical Activity for Youth All Year Long

by Barbara A. Bushman, Ph.D., FACSM and Emma C. Gist, B.S.

Wouldn’t You Like to Know:  PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FOR YOUTH ALL YEAR LONGBy Barbara A. Bushman, Ph.D., FACSM and Emma Gist, B.S., ACSM EP-CThis column answers the questions: “What are the benefits of physical activity for youth during the school year? What are ways to encourage more physical activity, rather than less, during the summer months?” 

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal:May - June 2017 CEC Course Quiz Bundle

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal:May - June 2017 CEC Course Quiz Bundle

This bundle includes ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal May - June 2017 Courses #1, #2, #3, and #4

Includes the following CEC courses:

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: March - April 2017 CEC Quiz Bundle

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: March - April 2017 CEC Quiz Bundle

This bundle includes ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal March - April 2017 Courses #1, #2, #3, and #4

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #4: Core Training: Separating Fact From Fiction

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #4: Core Training: Separating Fact From Fiction

By Charles Fountaine, Ph.D. and Todd Perry

Core Training: Separating Fact From Fiction By Charles Fountaine, Ph.D. and Todd Perry

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #3: Challenging Autism with Exercise...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #3: Challenging Autism with Exercise...

By David S. Geslak, BS, ACSM EP-C, CSCS

Challenging Autism with Exercise: An Opportunity Worth Stretching ForBy David S. Geslak, BS, ACSM EP-C, CSCS

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #2: Hot Topics in Nutrition and How to Advise your Client

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #2: Hot Topics in Nutrition and How to Advise your Client

By Kristen Perrella, MS, RDN, CDN and Frank Cerny, MDiv, PhD. Fellow ACSM

Hot Topics in Nutrition and How to Advise your ClientBy Kristen Perrella, MS, RDN, CDN and Frank Cerny, MDiv, PhD. Fellow ACSM

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #1: Managing Risks of Training with Kettlebells...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal March – April 2017 CEC Course #1: Managing Risks of Training with Kettlebells...

By Luke Del Vecchio, M.Sc. and Betul Sekendiz, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Managing Risks of Training with Kettlebells to Achieve Optimum Benefits By Luke Del Vecchio, M.Sc. and Betul Sekendiz, M.Sc., Ph.D

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course # 4: Wouldn't You Like to Know: Understanding and Using Dietary...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course # 4: Wouldn't You Like to Know: Understanding and Using Dietary...

By Barbara A. Bushman, PhD, FACSM

Wouldn’t You Like to Know: Understanding and Using the Dietary Guidelines for Americans By Barbara A. Bushman, PhD, FACSMThis question-and-answer column addresses the question: How can a fitness professional stay current with nutritional recommendations?  It outlines and explains how to use and understand the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. 

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #3: Drawing the Line: Understanding the Scope of Practice among...

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #3: Drawing the Line: Understanding the Scope of Practice among...

By Laura J. Kruskall, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM EP-C, FACSM, FAND; Melinda M. Manore, Ph.D., RD, CSSD, FACSM; JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP; and Jonathan K. Ehrman, Ph.D., ACSM-CEP, FACSM, FAACVPR

Drawing the Line: Understanding the Scope of Practice among Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and Exercise Professionals  By Laura J. Kruskall, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM EP-C, FACSM, FAND; Melinda M. Manore, Ph.D., RD, CSSD, FACSM; JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP; and Jonathan K. Ehrman, Ph.D., ACSM-CEP, FACSM, FAACVPRScope of practice is an important topic for all health professionals. RDNs and exercise professionals must know their SOP and work together to provide the best experience for their patients and clients.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #2: High altitude recreation: What to expect at the Top!

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #2: High altitude recreation: What to expect at the Top!

By Devon A. Dobrosielski PhD; Angela Humpert BS; and Madelyn Heyman BS

High altitude recreation: What to expect at the Top!By Devon A. Dobrosielski PhD; Angela Humpert BS; and Madelyn Heyman BSAcute mountain sickness (AMS) and poor sleep are common complaints of travelers to high altitude. In this article, the authors share their unique experiences hiking in the Peruvian Andes, in an effort to bolster awareness of the challenges and physiological responses associated with high altitude recreation.

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #1: Go Green with Outdoor Activity

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Course #1: Go Green with Outdoor Activity

By Dixie Stanforth, PhD and Kelsey Brown, M.Ed

Go Green with Outdoor ActivityBy Dixie Stanforth, PhD and Kelsey Brown, M.Ed

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ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: January - Feburary 2017 CEC Quiz Bundle

ACSM Health & Fitness Journal: January - Feburary 2017 CEC Quiz Bundle

This bundle includes ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal January - February 2017 Courses #1, #2, #3, and #4

Includes the following CEC courses:

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