All program materials, including leader manuals, parent resources and a how-to on delivering PAC, are available for a licensing fee so that you can offer PAC in your local area.
Over the past few years, several PAC-related papers have been published, including:
Ball GD, Mushquash AR, Keaschuk RA, Ambler KA, Newton AS. Using Intervention Mapping to develop the Parents as Agents of Change (PAC©) intervention for managing pediatric obesity. BMC Research Notes. 2017 Jan 13;10(1):43.
Holt NL, Neely KC, Newton AS, Knight CJ, Rasquinha A, Ambler KA, Spence JC, Ball GD. Families’ perceptions of and experiences related to a pediatric weight management intervention: A qualitative study. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 2015 Sep-Oct;47(5):427-31.e1.
doi: 10.1016/j.jneb.2015.05.002. Epub 2015 Jul 2.
Ball GD, Ambler KA, Keaschuk RA, Rosychuk RJ, Holt NL, Spence JC, Jetha MM, Sharma AM, Newton AS. Parents as agents of change (PAC) in pediatric weight management: the protocol for the PAC randomized clinical trial. BMC Pediatrics. 2012 Aug 6;12:114.
For more information about PAC, please contact Dr. Geoff Ball at gdball[at]ualberta.ca.