Have you found yourself frustrated by your patient's lack of adherance, and wonder how you are going to get through to them? Do you feel like a broken record when you talk to your patients about their self-distructive habits?
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is more than just a buzzword. It is an evidenced-based approach that will take the lecturing and negotiating out of the conversation with your patients, and provide you with effective strategies that will increase the behaviour change your clients need. It's a proven technique that can improve patient outcomes and quality in an organization, increase success and reduce re-admission.
Stephen Rollnick, PhD, is the world's foremost expert and co-founder of motivational interviewing (MI), a method for helping people to change their behaviour. He has worked for 25+ years on MI for modifiable risk factors in healthcare, as a practitioner, trainer and author of books on this subject..
Dr. Rollnick has designed this recording specifically for the challenges that healthcare providors face. Learn an easier approach that will take the frustration out of your conversations regarding diabetes control, medication adherence, clinic attendance, diet adherence, physical activity, and associated patient behaviours.
Self-management is a necessity in diabetes (Types I & II) and other chronic diseases. You can give information, urge patient to change, even beg them to, but only they can make the changes. The Motivational Interviewing techniques presented in this recording will help both you and your patients move past just talking about change, into a state of real behaviour change and adherance.
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|Manual - MI for Diabetes and Chronic Conditions (2.8 MB)||29 Pages||Available after Purchase|
Stephen Rollnick, Ph.D., is on the faculty in the Department of Primary Care & Public Health at Cardiff University, Wales. He has also worked for many years as a clinical psychologist in the British National Health Service. With a background in the addiction field, his interest turned to consultations about behavior change in wider mental health & healthcare practice, where practitioners try to encourage clients to change their lifestyle and use of medication. Dr. Rollnick’s research and teaching activity is now focused on the behavior of practitioners and other topics. He has trained practitioners in many countries and continents, and has published a wide range of research papers, articles and books.
Financial: Stephen Rollnick receives compensation from PESI, Inc. for developing course material, speaking, and product sales.
Non-Financial: Stephen Rollnick has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Live demonstration, debrief and discussion will be used to address these questions:
Why Motivational Interviewing (MI)?
What does it look like in a healthcare practice?
Getting yourself into gear
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