Enhancing Patient Outcomes through Lifestyle Interventions

General population

This course introduces behaviour-change strategies to adopt exercise as a regular part of patients lifestyles.

Location: National

Provider: Exercise & Sports Science Australia

Topics: Physical activity

Influencing behaviour change in general practice

General population

This two part article provides a background to approaches to influencing behaviour change in general practice and explores motivational interviewing in more detail.

Location: National

Provider: Australian Family Physician

Topics: Motivational interviewing

Effect of modest salt reduction on blood pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized trials

General population

This journal article found that reducing your salt intake will improve your blood pressure.

Location: National

Provider: Journal of Human Hypertension volume

Topics: Cardiovascular disease | Nutrition

Integrating physical activity in primary care practice

General population

This journal article presents a model for physical activity counseling for primary care physicians.

Location: National

Provider: The American Journal of Medicine

Topics: Motivational interviewing | Physical activity

Effectiveness of brief nutrition interventions on dietary behaviours in adult

General population

This evidence review shows that brief interventions can significantly improve patients’ nutrition behaviours.

Location: National

Provider: Appetite

Topics: Motivational interviewing | Nutrition

Communication practices for delivering health behaviour change conversations in primary care

General population

This review aims to identify how healthcare professionals can best communicate with patients about health behaviour change.

Location: National

Provider: BMC Family Practice

Topics: Motivational interviewing

In search of how people change

General population

This article provides a comprehensive summary of the research on the basic constructs of a model that helps us understand self-initiated and professionally assisted changes of addictive behaviors.

Location: National

Provider: American Psychological Associatio

Topics: Motivational interviewing

Ten things that motivational interviewing is not

General population

This journal article discusses 10 things that motivational interviewing is not

Location: National

Provider: Behavioural and cognitive psychotherapy

Topics: Motivational interviewing

Motivational Interviewing in Health Care: Helping Patients Change Behavior

General population

This book focuses on health care professionals who work with populations faced with behavioral changes.

Location: National

Provider: American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education

Topics: Motivational interviewing

Webinar: perspectives on social prescribing

General population

In this webinar, our speakers discussed the uptake of Social Prescribing programs in Australia and abroad, and why it is so important that we continue to raise awareness of these programs.

Location: National

Provider: Health System Sustainability

Topics: Social prescribing