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Table 1 Program for the nutrition counseling sessions for parents, children, and parents and children together

From: Ball games and nutrition counseling improve postural control in overweight children



Parents & children

Definition, importance, and consequences of pediatric overweight

Game-related knowledge acquisition

Completing a quiz

Goals of the nutrition therapy

Role games

Joint fictive food shopping in the family team

Nutrition pyramid

Nutrition pyramid

Meal plan

Educational and nutritional errors

Difference between hunger and appetite

Stock check

Basics for pediatric nutrition


Making a list

Food shopping


Food shopping

Meal structure, composition, and amount


Checking the basket

Fast food

Tests for taste and senses

Preparing tasty snacks

Information about how to motivate children


Family resources


Exceptional situations


Prevention of falling back into poor habits