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Choices & Changes: Motivating Healthy Behaviors

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Serbian Centre

6770 Tecumseh Road East

Windsor, ON

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Workshop will run from 9:00am - 2:00pm
**Lunch will be provided


Choices & Changes is designed to provide healthcare professionals with conceptual models for effective communication and facilitation of client health behaviour change to optimize health outcomes. It also provides opportunities for practice and immediate feedback to improve their own interviewing and behaviour change counselling shills. It is a valuable resource designed to provide healthcare professionals with the literature, theory and strategies to effectively engage clients in positive healthy behaviours to optimize health outcomes. Choices & Changes is an evidence- based program, developed by the Institute for Healthcare Communication, and approved and accredited by The College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Explore the role of a healthcare professional as a facilitator of change
  • Identify specific strategies to assess the motivation to change
  • Understand the skills needed to influence behaviour change
  • Demonstrate essential techniques to influence change

Course Overview

  • Conceptual models for effective communication and facilitation of client health behavior change to optimize health outcomes
  • Opportunities for practice and immediate feedback to improve their own interviewing and behavior change counselling skills

Important Information:

  • The workshop is offered at NO COST
  • Manual provided
  • Workshop certificate upon completion


Choices and Changes is an evidence-based program, developed by the Institute for Healthcare Communication, and approved and accredited by The College of Family Physicians of Canada.

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6770 Tecumseh Road East

Windsor, ON

Canada

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