Professional Education Courses

 Cancer Society Wellington

Professional Education Courses April – June 2018

 


Lifestyle Behaviour Change (NEW)   Wednesday 11th April 2018   9.30am – 4.00pm

A full day course to look at effective interventions in allowing our clients to address lifestyle choices that may potentially affect their health. For example alcohol, smoking, exercise and nutrition. (lunch provided)

Venue: Cancer Society Rooms, 52 Riddiford St, Newtown                                                          

Registration Fee:  NGO $50, non-NGO $100

                                                                   


Motivational Interviewing Refresher    Wednesday 2nd May 2018                1.00pm—4.30 pm

 

This half day course provides the opportunity to revisit Motivational Interviewing spirit and practice for those who haven’t had a chance yet to use the ideas.

 

Venue: Cancer Society Rooms, 52 Riddiford St, Newtown                                                          

Registration Fee: $40


Motivational Interviewing             Wednesday 9th May 2018                 9.30 am—4.00 pm

 

This full day course covers the spirit and practice of motivational interviewing.  Motivational interviewing is used in a variety of settings to help patients who are addicted to nicotine and other substances.  It is also used to help people make lifestyle/behavioural changes, such as altering their diet or increasing their level of exercise. 

(Lunch provided)

 

Venue: Cancer Society Rooms, 52 Riddiford St, Newtown                                                          

Registration Fee:  NGO $50, non-NGO $100

 


Enhancing Motivational Interviewing    Tuesday 5th June 2018        1.00 pm—4.30 pm

 

A half day course to further advance motivational interviewing strategies and techniques.The course is designed for those who have attended the Motivational Inteviewing course and who have ‘hands on’ experience of this approach to patient care.

 

Venue: Cancer Society Rooms, 52 Riddiford St, Newtown                                                          

Registration Fee:  $40


Are we nearly there yet? (NEW) Wednesday 20th June 2018     1.00pm – 4.30pm

 

An opportunity to build on the blocks of knowledge and experience gained so far, and explore the latest ideas coming out of the Motivational Interviewing camp whilst acknowledging that it is a “never-ending journey”.

Venue: Cancer Society Rooms, 52 Riddiford St, Newtown                                                          

Registration Fee:  $40


For further information or if you are interested in attending any of these courses please fill your details below and send to Christina McLeod:

Email: christinam@cancersoc.org.nz, Phone: 04 389 8421, or Fax 04 389 5994. 

 

 

Please note a small registration fee is payable.

 

 

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