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Brief Action Planning

Brief Action Planning (BAP) addresses many of the barriers providers have cited to providing self-management support. It can be used routinely by both individual providers and health care teams to facilitate patient-centered goal setting, action planning and to build self-efficacy in chronic disease management and prevention The core skills of BAP can be learned by anyone interested in supporting others to make change. It is a highly structured, stepped-care, self-management support technique grounded in principles and practice of Motivational Interviewing and behavior change theory and research.  ...

Brief Action Planning

Brief Action Planning (BAP) addresses many of the barriers providers have cited to providing self-management support. It can be used routinely by both individual providers and health care teams to facilitate patient-centered goal setting, action planning and to build self-efficacy in chronic disease management and prevention The core skills of BAP can be learned by anyone interested in supporting others to make change. It is a highly structured, stepped-care, self-management support technique grounded in principles and practice of Motivational Interviewing and behavior change theory and research.  ...

Empathy Effect: Countering Bias to Improve Health Outcomes

Empathy Effect: Countering Bias to Improve Health Outcomes is an interactive workshop that explores the many positive impacts of empathy and the harmful impacts that judgment and bias can have on people receiving healthcare. We will discuss specific empathy conveyance techniques to improve our interactions and lessen the impact of bias with the people with whom we work....