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Brief Action Planning Workshop

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WECHC - Pickwick Site

7621 Tecumseh Road East

Windsor, ON N8T 3H1

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Workshop will run from 9am - 2pm
** Lunch will be provided


BRIEF ACTION PLANNING WORKSHOP

Efforts are needed to assist and empower patients to actively self-manage health behaviors that influence chronic illness outcomes. By providing self-management support, individuals can experience fewer symptoms, improved quality of life and lower use of health care resources.

WORSKHOP OBJECTIVES:

  • Learn how to assess patients' confidence and commitment to engage in health behavior change
  • Learn skills to influence change in patients' health behaviors
  • Learn techniques to use in clinical settings to promote adherence to treatment plans and encourage follow-up for reflection, reassurance and next steps

COURSE OVERVIEW:

  • Format is to provide health care providers with an opportunity to learn specific, brief and efficient communication strategies
  • Based on theories, principles and practices of Motivational Interviewing (MI) and the evidence-based literature of behaviour change, drawing specifically on self-efficacy and action planning theory and research
  • Designed to acquaint the participant with the literature, theory and techniques for promoting change in health behavior and supporting self-management


Offered at NO COST
Awarded a certificate of completion that can be used towards Professional Development credits.

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