Learning Objectives:

  1. To discuss the challenges and benefits of running virtual and hybrid support groups
  2. To learn strategies to incorporate culturally specific practices in the virtual support group
  3. To learn about upcoming advanced training for bariatric support group leaders and value to your program

6:15pm Introduction
6:20pm Navigating Your Support Group in a Connected World
Lauren Carey, RDN
6:35pm Facilitating Small Support Groups in a Pandemic: Lessons Learned
Janet Tuuri, BSN CNOR CBN
6:50pm Cultural Sensitivity and Inclusivity in Support Groups
Nini Peterson, PhD
7:05pm Advanced Training for Bariatric Support Group Leaders
Francine Broder, PsyD
7:20pm Closing Discussion