On Demand CE - Engaging Patients in Health Behavior Change

Effective Strategies for Engaging Patients in Health Behavior Change

Practical strategies for helping patients make critical lifestyle change is presented in this skill based educational activity. Health coaching and motivational interviewing conversations are outlined.

Credit: 2.0 CE contact hours
Cost: Free

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  • Lola Coke, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC
  • Nancy Houston Miller, BSN, RN
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 
  • Review key components of Motivational Interviewing.
  • Describe cognitive behavior therapy strategies and their application to the adoption of healthy
  • lifestyles.
  • Demonstrate, using role play, effective health coaching dialogues.

Behavior Change - Nancy Houston Miller
Behavior Change - Lola Coke
This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education, provider number 030602.