How to support patients to lose weight and better manage their type 2 diabetes

Posted Posted in Communication, Incentives, Motivational interviewing, Social Support

By Leah Avery, Teesside University, UK. Type 2 diabetes was previously considered a progressive condition, with an inevitable need for insulin therapy, however lifestyle behavioural change research challenges this pessimistic prognosis. As prevalence of type 2 diabetes continues to increase, so does evidence supporting the important role of the food and changing what we eat […]

Teaching practitioners Healthy Conversation Skills 

Posted Posted in Communication, Goal setting

By Wendy Lawrence, University of Southampton The main causes of death and disease in society today are influenced by our lifestyle choices, and there is a growing focus on ways to improve health behaviours. Front-line practitioners, particularly those working in health, social and community care roles, are a key resource for supporting behavioural change. Routine […]

Uvid bihevioralne znanosti o pandemiji COVID 19

Posted Posted in Communication

Shane Timmons, Institut za ekonomska i društvena istraživanja, Irska Diljem svijeta, vlade su se mobilizirale u pokušaju da kontroliraju širenje novog koronavirusa, međutim ponašanje pojedinca bit će od presudnog značaja za njihov uspjeh. Mi- Odjel za istraživanja ponašanja na ekonomskom i društvenom istraživačkom institutu u Dublinu- surađujemo sa irskim Odjelom za zdravlje kako bismo obavijestili […]

Zauzimaju li Vaši klijenti obrambeni stav? U takvim prilikama, samoafirmacija može pomoći.

Posted Posted in Communication, Motivation, Self-affirmation, Self-efficacy

Peter Harris i Ian Hadden, The Self-Affirmation Research Group, School of Psychology, University of Sussex, UK Jeste li se ikada oklijevali suočiti s nečim što biste radije ignorirali? To može biti sklonost nečemu lošem što jedete prečesto ili sklonost izbjegavanju zdravstvenih pregleda? Niste jedini. Većina nas misli da smo uglavnom prilično razumni i kompetentni. Stoga, […]