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Healthy Conversation Skills training (Albany) on 25 October 2018

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posted by WM Admin on 23 August 2018

Healthy Conversation Skills Training provides health professionals with invaluable skills to support clients to make behaviour changes for a healthier lifestyle. 

Healthy Conversation Skills gives health professionals the tools to support and empower women and their families to make a plan for change that fits in with their lives.

Participants will learn:

  • How to create opportunities to discuss health behaviours  
  • Different ways to approach nutrition and physical activity conversations
  • To use open discovery questions to better understand a client or family’s situation
  • Techniques to listen, reflect and encourage clients to set their own goals.

The sessions are run as a group and seek to:      

  • Explore your current practice
  • Promote reflection
  • Engage in group problem-solving
  • Encourage you to think about what you’ll do differently
  • Revisit  plans in subsequent sessions to facilitate real and lasting learning
  • Be challenging and discover new ways of working.

To find out more, go to: http://www.healthystartworkforce.auckland.ac.nz/en/our-education-programmes/healthyconversations.html