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Running head: PLAN SUPPORT1Plan SupportLaurence Jamael Jackson Sr.Southern New Hampshire University
PLAN SUPPORT2Both the behavioral and humanistic approach can be used to address the issue of childhood obesity. The behavioral approach can be utilized most by addressing the issue with thechildren's parents and making changes in their lifestyle and daily habits thus reflecting back to the child. The humanistic approach could be used by directly working with the children in question and giving them encouragement and supportive environment. One fundamental concept that relates to the problem of Childhood Obesity is biological. Many obese children are subject to verbal and/or physical abuse from their peers which often time leads to eating their problems or depression eating that only adds to the weight gain creatingan endless seemingly inescapable cycle. Another psychological concept that relates to the problem of Childhood Obesity is cognitive. While everyone child deals with stressful situations differently, there are many
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Winter
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Psychology, Nutrition, Childhood obesity

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