Colleen M. Cook, President, Speaker, Author
President, Speaker, Author
About the instructor
An enduring inspiration, for over 20 years Colleen Cook has educated and motivated audiences all over the world. She is a successful weight loss surgery patient from 1995 and President of Bariatric Support Centers International. Named “Bariatric Professional of the Year” in 2009, and honored by the International Federation of the Surgery for Obesity for her research. Colleen is the author of the internationally acclaimed, bariatric best seller, The Success Habits of Weight Loss Surgery Patients book and is a sought after speaker for both professional healthcare conferences and weight loss celebrations.
As an obesity education advocate, Colleen’s research-based presentations are a valuable addition to any healthcare conference for nurses, dieticians, or mental health professionals.
An active member of The National Speakers Association since 1996, Colleen is a seasoned speaker and her presentations are well crafted and can be customized for a particular conference theme.
$75 3 CEU’s Planning & Presenting Engaging Support Group Lessons
In this session you will learn how to make your support groups exciting, fun and educational. Learn new teaching skills and receive 6 BSCI lesson plans ready to print and deliver at an upcoming support group. Each lesson includes a combination of: visual aids, leader lesson plan, handouts for participants, research articles, object lessons, games and participatory activities. Evaluation of at least one presentation is require for all 3 CEU’s.