About Us

Mission Statement

Strong Me! is a 12 week, physician-led, Structured Family Weight Management Program whose Mission is to combat Pediatric Obesity. At the end of 3 months, 90% of children who participate in Strong Me! experience a stabilization of their BMIs (Body Mass Index) and 90% demonstrate the development of new healthy habits including increased consumption of vegetables, fruits, water as well as increased frequency in exercise sessions per week. Three months after leaving the program, 60% of children have maintained these habits. Strong Me! is a Stage 2 program that meets the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Strong Me! enables families to develop and sustain healthy health habits. Strong Me! is committed to combating the National Pediatric Obesity Epidemic.

About Dr. Pride-Boone

Dr. Pride-Boone is a Board-Certified, Harvard-trained Pediatrician who has received additional training in Marriage and Family Therapy.  She has been practicing for over 30 years.  She is active in her community and is a frequent speaker at community events and forums.