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dc.contributor.authorDavidson, Rosemaryen
dc.date.accessioned2018-04-18T11:05:31Z
dc.date.available2018-04-18T11:05:31Z
dc.date.issued2018-03-05
dc.identifier.citationDavidson R (2018) 'Reducing obesity in pre-school children: Implementation and Effectiveness of the HENRY Programme, Luton, UK', BMC, Online.en
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/ISRCTN62454430
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10547/622627
dc.description.abstractThe HENRY Programme trains Early Years Practitioners (suitable for Health Visitors, Midwives, Children’s Centre workers, Nutritionists, Dieticians and Childminders) usually based in Children’s Centres to facilitate groups with families and carers of 0 to 5 year olds. The eight week programme (2.5 hours per week) builds upon mutual support and praise, with families and facilitators working together to focus on factors known to be associated with later obesity. The approach is based on behaviour change and self management techniques. The study design is a process and outcome evaluation using a mixed method approach. The process evaluation aims to understand how and why the intervention was adopted, drivers and barriers to implementation and the role of context. With respect to HENRY this will involve semi-structured interviews with families, staff and stakeholders at agreed time points throughout the delivery of the HENRY Programme, and observations of staff training and HENRY sessions and settings. ISRCTN62454430
dc.description.sponsorshipUniversity of Bedfordshire/Flying Starten
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBMCen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.isrctn.com/ISRCTN62454430en
dc.subjectChildhood obesityen
dc.titleReducing obesity in pre-school children: Implementation and Effectiveness of the HENRY Programme, Luton, UKen
dc.typeOtheren
dc.identifier.eissnDOI10.1186/ISRCTN62454430
dc.identifier.journalInternational Standard Registered Clinical/soCial sTudy Numberen
dc.date.updated2018-04-17T13:55:57Z
html.description.abstractThe HENRY Programme trains Early Years Practitioners (suitable for Health Visitors, Midwives, Children’s Centre workers, Nutritionists, Dieticians and Childminders) usually based in Children’s Centres to facilitate groups with families and carers of 0 to 5 year olds. The eight week programme (2.5 hours per week) builds upon mutual support and praise, with families and facilitators working together to focus on factors known to be associated with later obesity. The approach is based on behaviour change and self management techniques. The study design is a process and outcome evaluation using a mixed method approach. The process evaluation aims to understand how and why the intervention was adopted, drivers and barriers to implementation and the role of context. With respect to HENRY this will involve semi-structured interviews with families, staff and stakeholders at agreed time points throughout the delivery of the HENRY Programme, and observations of staff training and HENRY sessions and settings. ISRCTN62454430


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