Learn ways to build your confidence and effectiveness when talking about weight management. Using this online interactive program, you can learn and practice the Brief Negotiation (BN) method with realistic simulated patient encounters. The BN method focuses on building skills to enhance your clinical style, assess readiness to change, amplify patient’s motivation, and work effectively with challenging patients.
You can complete the entire program in one sitting or work on it a little at a time. It’s up to you. Your progress will be saved so that you can return when it’s convenient.*
Is this program for you?
This program is appropriate for all health care providers who provide behavior change counseling to patients.
For this program you will need:
Created in collaboration with Community Benefit, Northern California Kaiser Permanente.
*Note: You must use the same computer to re-enter the program to retain your progress.