Behavioral Weight Reduction Program for Mentally Handicapped Persons: A Self-Control Approach

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Behavioral Weight Reduction Program for Mentally Handicapped Persons: A Self-Control Approach

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Behavioral Weight Reduction Program for Mentally Handicapped Persons was reviewed for accuracy by a nutritionist and by a physician. Special education teachers and nurses will be able to fully utilize this superb program of nutritional information and structured instructional procedures. Nutritionists will applaud the forms and the ideas introduced in this "one of a kind" program.

ISBN

9780839116615

Publication Date

1981

Publisher

ProEd (University Park Press)

City

Baltimore

Disciplines

Disability and Equity in Education | Education | Special Education and Teaching

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Table of Contents

Foreword / Stanley Berlow

Preface

Acknowledgments

Part I OBESITY -Overview and Treatment

Chapter 1. INTRODUCTION

Chapter 2. BACKGROUND AND TREATMENT

Chapter 3. A BEHAVIORAL PERSPECTIVE

Chapter 4. RATIONALE FOR A SELF-CONTROL TREATMENT PACKAGE

Part II THE TRAINING MANUAL

Chapter 5. SCREENING AND SELECTING CANDIDATES

Chapter 6. THE TRAINING MANUAL—An Introduction

Chapter 7. TRAINING TOPIC 1 (WEEKS 1 AND 2)—Awareness of Body Weight and What One Eats

Chapter 8. TRAINING TOPIC 2 (WEEKS 3 AND 4)—Controlling Urges to Overeat and Snack

Chapter 9. TRAINING TOPIC 3 (WEEKS 5 AND 6)—Decreasing Food Cues to Overeat and Snack

Chapter 10. TRAINING TOPIC 4 (WEEKS 7 AND 8)—Developing Good Eating Habits

Chapter 11. TRAINING TOPIC 5 (WEEKS 9 AND 10)—Self-Control of Overeating

Chapter 12. TRAINING TOPIC 6 (WEEKS II AND 12)—Burning Up Calories by Exercise

Chapter 13. TRAINING TOPIC 7 (WEEKS 13 AND 14)—Changing Snack Habits

Chapter 14. MAINTENANCE, IN-SERVICE TRAINING, AND FOLLOW-UP (WEEKS 15 THROUGH 19)

Chapter 15. VALIDATION OF THE TRAINING MANUAL

Part III APPENDICES

Appendix A. HEIGHT AND WEIGHT TABLES FOR GIRLS, BOYS, WOMEN, AND MEN

Appendix B. TECHNIQUE COMMUNICATION SHEETS FOR PARENTS OR CAREGIVERS TO ACCOMPANY TRAINING SESSION TOPICS

Appendix C. DIET FOODS

Appendix D. BOOKS ON DIETING

Appendix E. DIET COOKBOOKS

References

Index