The 5 A’s toolkit consists of short 5-10 min educational videos and accompanying tools designed to assist busy primary care clinicians in addressing pediatric obesity in an informed, effective and sensitive way.
Based on the 5A’s of pediatric obesity management framework, the videos in the series individually explains each section of the 5A’s and provides examples of how to put these guidelines into practice in everyday clinical care.
The 5 A’s toolkit has the potential to positively impact healthcare professionals self-efficacy and improve their success in addressing weight management and risk for type 2 diabetes in their practice.
- Weight Science 101
- A Word About BMI
- 5As: Ask
- 5As: Assessment
- 5As: Advise, Agree Assist
- Putting It All Together