Motivational interviewing and cognitive behaviour therapy in the treatment of adolescent overweight and obesity: Study design and methodology

Leah Brennan, Jeff Walkley, Steve Fraser, Kate Greenway, Ray Wilks

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Abstract

Despite the high prevalence and negative physical and psychosocial consequences of overweight and obesity in adolescents, very little research has evaluated treatment in this population. Consequently, clinicians working with overweight and obese adolescents have little empirical research on which to base their practise.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)359 - 375
Number of pages17
JournalContemporary Clinical Trials
Volume29
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes

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