TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)
Support Group - Weight Loss
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Group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support
Weekly online and in-person meetings provide a supportive, educational environment where people are encouraged and not judged.
Meetings also include:
* Private weigh-ins at the start of each meeting
* Programs that cover a variety of health and wellness topics
* Awards to members who reach goals
Promotes successful, affordable weight management with an approach that combines:
* Healthy eating
* Regular physical activity
* Wellness information
* Awards and recognition
* Support from others at weekly chapter meetings
- Private pay
Membership fees apply
8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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LT-9500.9550-600Non-Clinical Weight Loss Programs Definition
Programs, which may be offered by commercial weight loss businesses, that offer structured diets, generally in combination with a program of physical activity, as a means of losing weight. The program may offer the services of counselors (who usually are not health care providers and may or may not have training) to help participants implement the program; provide access to books, pamphlets and websites (which should be prepared or reviewed by health care providers) as sources of weight-loss information; and may require participants to use prepackaged meals and/or supplements such as bars and shakes or other weight-loss products provided by the program.
PN-8100.0500-900Weight Related Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members are individuals who have a problem with compulsive eating, who eat the wrong foods or are people who are overweight and are using the group to develop self-esteem and self-confidence, and accept themselves as they are. Also included are groups that are structured specifically for or accept people who have a diagnosed eating disorder. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; provide emotional support, information and resources for those who participate; offer weight loss or weight gain support only, no special diets; and may include faith-based and secular 12-step groups as well as non-12 step groups.
A condition in which an individual has an abnormal amount of fat on the body. The term is not applied unless a person is from 20 to 30% overweight for his or her age, gender and height.
YF-5000.3300-540Overeating/Food Addiction Definition
People who have difficulty controlling their compulsion to eat more food than they require or who eat the wrong foods (e.g., foods with high amounts of sugar, fat, salt, carbohydrates or other similar substances).