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Provider Training

Let’s Go! provides a variety of training opportunities for practice teams including the National Obesity Conference hosted annually in the fall, as well as previously recorded webinars and conferences. Please contact us to discuss additional trainings for your practice team.

National Obesity Conference

Explore the link between mental health and obesity. Expand your clinical knowledge, learn current best practice and hear about programs to support patients. Conference date: September 23 & 24, 2021

Learn about the latest evidence of the impact of obesity and cancer on patients. Presentations include a focus on the relationship of diet and physical activity on these diseases, and programs and resources to support patients in clinical and community settings. Conference dates: September 24 & 25, 2020

Webinars

5-2-1-0 Webinars – for Providers with Pediatric Patients

5-2-1-0 Webinar Series

These webinars explain some of the complexities and challenges of preventing and treating obesity.

Caring for Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD)

As children with I/DD can face more challenges to adopting healthy habits than their typically developing peers. This video was created to help support this special population. This 14-Minute Video for health care professionals is designed to help improve health outcomes for patients with I/DD. It is narrated by pediatrician Dr. Stephanie Joy. Maine Medical Center provides 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s) to participants who complete the educational module.

Motivational Interviewing for Behavior Change

Let’s Go! is committed to developing learning opportunities for practice teams which will enhance your abilities to counsel and guide patients towards healthy eating and active living for better health. Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an effective technique which ignites a patient’s internal drive for change. This evidence based approach has been used with diverse populations and in varied settings.

Small Steps Webinars – for Providers with Adult Patients

Lifestyle Change and Patient Readiness

This webinar was developed to help providers understand the role small changes in a patient’s lifestyle and weight can improve overall health over time, recognize the stages of change that may be necessary for people to commit to improve their health slowly by making changes, learn how to use the Small Steps Healthy Habits Questionnaire, and discuss the concept of setting SMART goals with patients.

Top Nutrition Tactics for Weight Loss

This webinar was developed to highlight key nutrition concepts for the treatment of overweight and obesity, including what all healthcare providers should consider, optimal dietary strategies for weight loss, physical activity guidelines for weight loss, behavior and lifestyle strategies to support weight loss