Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management Program

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What's Covered?

  • Obesity as Disease-Implications for Dietetics Practice
  • Pharmocaotherapy, Appetite Regulation --Implications for Dietetics Practice, Bariatric Surgery Implications and Complications… Appetite and Energy Balance... New Practice Models and the RD… Pathophysiology... Future Shock: Mobilizing Dietitians for a Bright Future... Positioning Yourself to Maximize Reimburse-ment…. Counseling Strategies to Encourage Behavior Change in Weight Loss... Nutrition Tech-nology: Practicing on the Cutting Edge.. Counseling Domain... Weight Maintenance… Case

    This Certificate of Training offers cutting edge information and skills shared by leading practitioners in the field.
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    A distinguished team of leading experts in the field of weight management contributed to the development of this certificate of training course.
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    Program includes course learning objectives discussing obesity as an inflammatory disease and describing the future for weight management and more.
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    This type of certificate program is not a certification program.
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    Steps to earn the certificate is to attend a Level 1 program, read pre-work materials, pass a pre-test, attend a 2 1/2 workshop and pass a post-test.
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    Program Frequently Asked Questions
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    Instructions for logging CPEUs in your activity log for CDR Credentialed Practitioners
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October 19-21, 2017 - Pre-FNCE
Hyatt Regency Chicago

Chicago, Illinois
Tentative Timeline
Registration Deadline: October 3, 2017

Regstration Fee: $445.00**

*A $50.00 late fee will be added after the published registration deadline.

To register for this program:

  1. On-line Registration
  2. Download Brochure
  3. Call CDR at 1/800-877-1600 ext 4783


This certificate program is only open to Active, Student, International and Retired category members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and CDR credentialed practitioners — RDN™ and NDTR™ who have successfully completed the Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management or the Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management program. Program registrations will not be processed until these requirements have been verified. 

CDR has transitioned to a paperless on-site program. A paper copy of the program handouts will not be provided. Participants will be responsible for printing their own program handouts. Access to the program handouts including faculty PowerPoint presentations will be provided prior to the first day of the program.
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**A $75.00 administration processing fee will be required for all cancellations and transfers. An additional fee may apply if the pre-work materials and pre-test have been completed.

Level 2 Adult Weight Management Self-Study Module
What if you can't attend the onsite program and you want to earn continuing professional education units for completing the pre-work materials?
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As of November 2016, 1,276 have been awarded the Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management.
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