Title

Obesity and Weight Regulation

UMMS Affiliation

Shriver Center; Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center

Publication Date

1-1-2012

Document Type

Book Chapter

Disciplines

Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Mental Disorders

Abstract

Addresses the causes of obesity in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and offers strategies for decreasing destructive eating behaviors and encouraging healthful choices.

Source

Fleming, R. K. (2012). Obesity and weight regulation. In J. K. Luiselli (Ed.), Handbook of high-risk challenging behaviors in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (pp. 195-207). Baltimore, MD: Brookes Publishing Co.

Link to book on publisher's site.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Handbook of high-risk challenging behaviors in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

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