Wednesday, July 17

2:00-3:00 PM ET

Weighing in on Adolescent Obesity: Food for Thought

Paulette D. Pitt, PhD
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This webinar is available at no charge to members of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists and Canadian Register of Health Service Psychologists. Psychology doctoral students and trainees may also attend at no charge. Non-member psychologists and other healthcare providers may register for $35.

About the Webinar

Dr. Pitt will help attendees improve practical skills application to reduce adolescent obesity. She will explore the importance of effective interventions based on an understanding of the trajectory and outcomes of untreated obesity. Dr. Pitt will present emerging ideas that address effective prevention and treatment for practitioner consideration.

Registration and CE Credit

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email. All National Register members, Canadian Register members, and paid attendees will earn one (1) CE credit upon successful completion of the webinar and evaluation. Doctoral students and trainees attending at no charge are not eligible for CE credit. A recording of the webinar presentation will be available on the week following the conclusion of the live session. This recording is available for CE credit to those unable to attend the live webinar.

CE Information

1 CE Credit, Instructional Level: Intermediate Learning


  1. Discuss the trajectory and proposed causes of obesity prevalence among adolescents.
  2. Apply interventions supported by empirical outcomes.
  3. Analyze new ways of conceptualizing obesity intervention.
About the Presenter

Paulette D. Pitt, PhD, is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Adolescent Medicine. She has spent her academic and professional career working with children and adolescents in various capacities. Currently, her work includes helping adolescents diagnosed with disordered eating as well as serving as Chair of the Eating Disorders Committee for the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine.

Time Zone

The webinar will take place from 2:00–3:00pm Eastern Time. Please make the proper time zone conversion to determine the start time in your city.

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