Pediatric Weight Management Program

A.H.E.A.D. Achieving Healthy Eating and Activity in Dallas

The A.H.E.A.D. Program is designed to address the issue of childhood obesity through education of the child and the parent on proper nutrition and the importance of regular physical activity. In a positive and encouraging environment, our coaches help children and their parents adopt healthy lifestyle behaviors!

The A.H.E.A.D. Program is an individualized, scientifically– based, 12 week weight management program for youth ages 5-16.

The program includes:

  • (1) 1-hour family nutrition counseling session with a registered dietitian
  • (3) 30 minute follow-up nutrition counseling sessions with a registered dietitian
  • (19) 30 minute exercise sessions with a fitness coach
  • Parent access to the Baylor Tom Landry Fitness Center for the 12-week program, so the parent can exercise when the child is with the fitness coach
  • Family nutrition and physical activity tracking booklet, including healthy, kid-friendly recipes; ideas for fun physical activity; and other helpful tips on how to incorporate healthy family behaviors

A.H.E.A.D. Program Registration Form

A.H.E.A.D. Trust Agreement

Parental Consent Form

Please contact Matthew Ward at 214-820-7996 for more information and to sign up.