Behavioral Approaches to Treating Obesity: Helping Your Patients Make Changes That Last / Edition 1

Behavioral Approaches to Treating Obesity: Helping Your Patients Make Changes That Last / Edition 1

by Birgitta Adolfsson, Marilynn S. Arnold
     
 

ISBN-10: 1580402178

ISBN-13: 9781580402170

Pub. Date: 07/28/2006

Publisher: American Diabetes Association

With this self-directed approach to clinical care, patients assume more responsibility for treatment plans, and care providers learn to take on the role of counselor. Includes strategies for encouraging patients and equipping them for lifestyle change.

Overview

With this self-directed approach to clinical care, patients assume more responsibility for treatment plans, and care providers learn to take on the role of counselor. Includes strategies for encouraging patients and equipping them for lifestyle change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580402170
Publisher:
American Diabetes Association
Publication date:
07/28/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
171
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.45(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword to the Second Edition v

Acknowledgments vii

Why This Book? ix

Part I Assessing the Problem 1

Chapter 1 The Global Challenge of Obesity 3

Chapter 2 The Burden on Society 5

Chapter 3 A Complex Mix of Factors 13

Chapter 4 Treatment Options 27

Chapter 5 The Paradigm of Care 37

Part II Designing Care to Address Obesity 41

Chapter 6 Changing Roles 43

Chapter 7 Building the Team 49

Chapter 8 Create a Supportive Environment 65

Chapter 9 Structuring the Care Process 69

Part III Tools to Facilitate Self-Care 79

Chapter 10 Problem Solving: An Introduction 81

Chapter 11 Step One: Identify the Problem 87

Chapter 12 Step Two: Explore Feelings 101

Chapter 13 Step Three: Set a Long-Term Goal 115

Chapter 14 Step Four: Make a Plan 121

Chapter 15 Step Five: Evaluate the Result 139

Chapter 16 Useful Models and Methods 145

Chapter 17 Practical Information 163

Chapter 18 Maintenance 175

Appendix 189

Resources 195

References 201

Index 223

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