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Learn from a supportive non-dieting group of weight-neutral professionals and explore how to bring a weight-liberated approach for concerns including metabolic syndrome, PCOS,  prediabetes, gestational, and diabetes. Join the community of thought-leaders to advance your understanding of the science supporting weight-inclusive care.

COME TO THE WN4DC SYMPOSIUM STARTING JULY 2019

This continuing education opportunity provides in-depth weight-neutral diabetes care, research, and counseling training to increase your effectiveness in helping individuals who have elevated blood sugar because of insulin resistance, PCOS, prediabetes or diabetes.

The Mission of the Weight-neutral 4 Diabetes Care Symposium is to provide excellence in diabetes education for healthcare professionals interested in offering a weight-neutral approach. The Symposium is an interactive, web-based continue education training that will advance your understanding of eating disorders, weight stigma while deepening motivational interviewing counseling skills of professionals whose work focuses on reducing insulin resistance, PCOS, prediabetes or diabetes.

The Symposium will provide a four-week series of web-based professional training. Each week, four sessions will be released for you, the professional to watch in the comfort of your home. Each session will be grouped in “tracks” to advance and deepen your knowledge and understanding. There will be four sessions per track to total 16 presentations for the symposium.

THE TRACKS ARE:

  • Nuts and Bolts of Diabetes Care

    Learn more about medication, technology, weight stigma, enjoyable movement, and research

  • Counseling and Motivational Interviewing

    Deepen vital counseling skills while supporting the client during the change process by using motivational interviewing and other counseling techniques.

  • Crafting a Weight-neutral Approach for Diabetes Care

    Explore the science, research, and advantages of having a weight-neutral approach when addressing insulin resistance or elevated blood sugar.

  • Eating Disorders & Diabetes

    Learn how to heal a person’s disordered relationship with food by offering a weight-neutral approach to care. Advance the effectiveness in preventing and treating individuals with disorder eating patterns and elevated blood sugar.

Joining Weight-Neutral 4 Diabetes Care Symposium Mailing List.

This list will ensure you won’t miss any notices and special offers (including our discounted Early Bird Special Price) for the symposium.