Designing a physical activity parenting course: Parental views on recruitment, content and delivery

January 2012
BMC Public Health;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p356
Academic Journal
The article presents the findings of a study aimed at designing a new parenting programme which can increases children's physical activity (PA) and reduce their screen-viewing (SV). The study focuses on interest in a course, desired content, and delivery style. It discusses the methodology of the study. It concludes that parents are willing to enroll in PA/SV parenting courses, but the provision of child care is essential for attendance.


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