Strong4Life Webcast: Stress and Wellness


Childhood Obesity Comorbidities: Stress and Wellness Webcast

Children and teens face stress from a range of sources, which can contribute to weight gain and lead to obesity. To address this important issue, the Strong4Life Provider Program is now presenting an on-demand recording of the webcast on stress and wellness.

Watch the Strong4Life team engage in in-depth discussions, from identifying common stressors in teens and children, to how stress can impact a child’s appetite, food choices and weight. The webcast also covers assessment screening tools and how to help kids manage their stress levels with healthier behaviors.

Speakers include Stephanie Walsh, M.D.; Sheethal Reddy, Ph.D.; and Kevin Colton, M.D.

Continuing medical education (CME) credit is available for physicians.

Who Should View the Webcast?

Pediatricians, family practitioners and other primary care physicians involved in the care of childhood obesity and stress wellness.

Key Objectives:

  • Recognize the relationship between weight and stress
  • Identify and screen for signs/symptoms of stress in children
  • Implement strategies to promote stress management and healthy habits

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Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Children's designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.