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What to do with “non-compliance”: Evidence based techniques to compassionately motivate adherence

Location: Dalhousie University Club, 6259 Alumni Crescent, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2; free parking available

Dates: Saturday, May 26, 2018 -

Course Sponsor/Host: Dr. Dayna Lee-Baggley, Registered Psychologist, Behaviour Change Institute and Dalhousie University
Location: Dalhousie University Club, 6259 Alumni Crescent, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2; free parking available
Registration Dates: Open now
Registration Fees: Early Registration before April 20: Professionals: $225; Student: $150
Registration Form: Download Form

Description:

What to do with “non-compliance”: Evidence based techniques to compassionately motivate adherence

Workshop for healthcare providers

Rates of non-adherence (or non-compliance) in healthcare are estimated to be as high as 50-70%. This workshop will provide concrete, applicable skills based on the latest research that you can use to compassionately encourage adherence and health behavior change with your patients or clients. Whether you are trying to get your patient to take their medication, do their physio or therapy “homework”, or change their diet, this workshop will be relevant to you. The workshop will involve hands-on, experiential activities drawn from Motivational Interviewing, Behaviour Therapy, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy all within the scope of practice of a healthcare provider.

Who should attend?

The workshop is open to all healthcare providers and students. It is relevant for doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, counsellors, teachers, managers, leaders, occupational therapists, pharmacists, dietitians, physiotherapist, and other therapists. CE credits may be available for your discipline. Please email drleebaggley@gmail.com for more information.

Presenter

Dr. Dayna Lee-Baggley is a Registered Clinical Psychologist. She works as a trainer and researcher at the Behaviour Change Institute at the Nova Scotia Health Authority. She has academic appointments in the Departments of Family Medicine, Surgery, and Psychology and Neuroscience at Dalhousie University as well as the Department of Industrial and Organizational Psychology at Saint Mary’s University. In the last 5 years she has presented over 50 workshops and presentations to more than 3,000 healthcare providers, researchers, and members of the general public. She has an active research program on behavior change, chronic conditions, professional resiliency, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. She is internationally recognized for her training and research. She was the recipient of the 2017 Women of Excellence Award - Health, Sport and Wellness (Canadian Progress Club – Halifax Cornwallis).

Registration

To register please go to https://wavelength.janeapp.com/ (click on Dayna Lee-Baggley and then choose the workshop option under “select a service”. You will be asked to create an account in order to register) or email: drleebaggley@gmail.com.  Refunds are available until April 30, 2018. Early registration rates available until April 20, 2018.

*Group discount rates available. Please email drleebaggley@gmail.com for details.

Registration Rates*

Before April 20:

Professionals: $225

Students: $150

ACBS members: $200

On or after April 20:

Professionals $275

Students: $200

ACBS members: $250

Time and Location

Saturday, May 26, 2018

9 am to 4:30 pm

Great Hall, Dalhousie University Club, 6259 Alumni Crescent, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2

Lunch and two refreshment breaks will be provided. Free parking on site.

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