Behavior Change Mini-Certificate for Primary Care

Hone Your Behavior Change Skills Changing behaviors is never easy, and it takes a concerted effort on the part of both you and your patients. PCNA now has a mini-certificate that can help. Develop skills and knowledge to effectively partner with patients to develop and implement lifestyle changes to minimize risk in primordial and primary…

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Physical Activity – The Magic Bullet

Strategies for Physical Activity Assessment Dr. William Haskell, physical activity researcher and thought leader, reviews the National Guidelines for Physical Activity and discusses evidence-based research that guides these recommendations.

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Exercise Really Is Medicine

New Ways to Encourage Physical Activity “Exercise is Medicine” champion Dr. Robert Sallis reviews the powerful role of physical activity on health and suggests efficient ways to encourage physical activity in the busy clinical setting. Those who have taken this course report that have gained: New ideas for how to encourage your patients to be…

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Effective Risk Communication Strategies

Communicating Risk Learn evidence-based approaches for communicating risk with patients and families in a readily understood way. In this course, Dr. Lola Coke will review several cardiovascular risk assessment tools and how to use them with patients in clinical settings.

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Behavior Change Mini-Certificate for Cardiac Rehab

Hone Your Behavior Change Skills Changing behaviors is never easy, and it takes a concerted effort on the part of both you and your patients. PCNA now has a mini-certificate that can help. Develop skills and knowledge to effectively partner with patients to develop and implement lifestyle changes to minimize risk in primordial and primary…

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