Kelly Queen MA, LPC, RD, CAADC, a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Dietitian practicing in the Greater Detroit Area, has been awarded National Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). After completing a specialized training and education program in bariatric science she was recently credentialed as a Board Certified Bariatric Counselor (CBC).
Ms. Queen obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Michigan State University and her Master’s in Counseling Degree from Oakland University. She was awarded a Certificate of Training in Child and Adolescent Weight Management from the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Continue reading →
The American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC) announced 2019 Summer Scholarship Endowment Funding is now available
The endowment provides scholarship funding for health professionals from both the physical and social sciences. Candidates that apply through August 31, 2019 will be eligible for this tuition scholarship. The Board Certification and Credentialing Program is offered online in two cycles. There are two required courses in each cycle. The summer scholarship award ($450) underwrites the tuition for the second cycle of courses.
“There is a growing demand for bariatric science trained health professionals, this will give many an opportunity to enhance their education and advance their careers.”