Wellness & Weight Management Clinic

Community Children’s Wellness and Weight Management care team includes a pediatric nurse practitioner, registered dietitian, nurse, social worker, and the outpatient pediatric therapists. The team works closely to address weight management in overweight and obese children and adolescents, providing screening for underlying medical conditions and complications. The team provides extensive wellness education focusing on healthy pillars including physical activity, nutrition, sleep and support. The team assists the family with realistic lifestyle modification, recognition of strengths, identification of challenges and health barriers, and achievable goal setting and relays medical recommendations to the primary care provider.
Services – For overweight or obese youth:
  • Medical screening for underlying cause or complications/risks
  • Realistic lifestyle modification
  • Recognition of strengths
  • Achievable goal setting related to health behavior change