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Choices and Changes Workshop--Free Professional Development for Healthcare Providers, Central West Self Management Program

Brampton, Ontario
September 19, 2017

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Brampton Civic Hospital,  2100 Bovaird Drive East

Looking for practical strategies to assess and support your patients with changes in health behaviours?  
This free, half day workshop is provided by the Central West Self Management Program in collaboration with the Institute of Healthcare Communication. It is aimed at healthcare providers, and will help clinicians become more effective in supporting clients on their journey to improve lifestyle choices and self-management of their chronic conditions. The workshop consists of mini-lectures, interactive exercises, videotaped case studies and skill practice with peers to provide clinicians with specific and efficient communication strategies that can be utilized to support client-centered care.
Objectives, at the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Reflect on the role of the clinician as a facilitator of change
  • Identify strategies to assess an individual’s motivation & readiness for change
  • Learn skills and techniques that may help influence client behavior 

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Audience: All healthcare providers working in the Central West region
There is no cost to register and a light breakfast is provided.