If you you would like to attend MEND 7-13 CATCH Exercise Knowledge Transfer on these days, dates and times, please read the instructions below.
Details of dates, venue and location are provided on the right.
MEND 7-13 is a fun, effective and practical lifestyle solution focused on families with overweight or obese children. The key to its success is an integrated approach, combining all of the elements known to both treat obesity effectively and ensure long lasting results.
MEND 7-13 is comprised of 20 sessions that take place over 10 weeks. The knowledge transfer will take participants through the structure of the Program for the Nutrition and Mind Sessions as well as instruction around the measurements required for program monitoring and evaluation.
MEND Physical Activity Leaders MUST attend all three MEND 7-13 knowledge transfer meeting days. MEND Mind and Nutrition Leaders are strongly advised to participate in MEND CATCH Exercise knowledge transfer meeting, however this is not mandatory.
IF YOU ARE PARTICIPATING IN MEND CATCH EXERCISE KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER DAY YOU MUST HAVE COMPLETED MEND 7-13 MIND AND NUTRITION KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER MEETING AS WELL AS THIS COURSE.
Please be aware that you will be asked to complete an assessment upon completion of the MEND 7-13 Mind and Nutrition and MEND CATCH knowledge transfer. The pass rate is 75%.
- Attendees should wear comfortable clothing for the mind and nutrition knowledge transfer meeting
- Attendees are required to make their own arrangements for lunch
Please confirm with your local Program Manager that you are required to attend this training.
If you require any further information about MEND please visit www.healthyweightpartnership.org or contact your local Program Manager or your MEND Regional Manager.
When & Where
Healthy Weight Partnership, Inc
Since 2000 our team has developed, implemented and continually improved evidence-based weight management programs internationally, with a focus on children above a healthy weight and their families. As exclusive licensees of MEND (Mind, Exercise, Nutrition… Do It!) programs in North America, we are part of the largest and most researched system of child weight management programs in the world. We work closely with community-based, public, private, non-profit and academic organizations to reach some of the neediest families and communities.
MEND programs are evidence-based and delivered to groups in communities. They include nutrition advice and physical activity, supported by behavior change techniques. Their core is typically 8–10 weeks, with maintenance and support for up to 2 years.