Resources for Pediatricians on Physical Activity Assessment and Counseling

Institute for Healthy Childhood Weight:
Exercise is Medicine:
National Physical Activity Plan:
National Association of Physical Literacy:
SHAPE America: 2016 Shape of the Nation:
Prescription for Activity:
Lifestyle Medicine Education Collaborative:
National Recreation and Park Association: “Prescribing Parks for Better Health Success Stories”:
National Association for the Education of Young Children: (including Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Programs Serving Children from Birth through Age 8, Third Edition, as a resource for schools)
  • SHAPE, Society of Health and Physical Educators.