Brief Behaviour Change in Consultation

Estimated cost: R501 - R1000
Field Of Study: Family Medicine and Primary Care
Department Name: Continued Professional Developing and Support


The overall goal of this training is to ensure that health care providers from diverse backgrounds, working in a variety of settings, are trained to use a best practice, brief behaviour change counseling method for patients with risky life style behaviours, to give evidence-based, accurate information, and to offer effective guidance or/and referral. Specific objectives of the course are to:

¿Achieve beginning proficiency in the guiding style and key MI skills
¿Be able to apply a patient centred approach to each of the steps of the 5A¿s

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 8 Hours
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: M Steenkamp
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Phone: (021) 938 9016
Latest Year Offered: 2018