UCL School of Pharmacy


‘Let’s Talk – Making conversations about Health More Effective’

23 March 2014–30 June 2014, 12:00 am–12:00 am

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UCL School of Pharmacy

Motivational Interviewing and Very Brief Advice and Identification and Brief Advice Training Event led by Dr Angel Chater and Prof Jane Portlock

This training will introduce you to the skills important to developing a client-centred consultation, and show you how you can motivate the most resistant of clients.

Dates: Wednesday 23 March 09.30-17.00 at Green Light Pharmacy 62-64, Hampstead Road, NW1 2NU and Friday 25 April 09.30-17.00, Maplethorpe Lecture Theatre, UCL School of Pharmacy, 29-39 Brunswick Square, WC1N 1AX.

This is a FREE event!


09.30 - Registration, refreshments and introduction

10.00 - Session One: Let’s Talk – Making conversations about health more effective – An overview and introduction to Very brief Advice and Identification and Brief Advice

10.30 - Session Two: Workshop on Brief Interventions

11.30 - “Talk Health Talk” presentation

12.00 - Session Three: Understanding Health Behaviour – An introduction

13.00 - LUNCH

14.00 - Session Four: Promoting health through motivational interviewing – understanding readiness to change

16.30 - Feedback forms and evaluation

Contact: Jiba Begum