Free training for all frontline staff

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) & Motivational Interviewing

Find out how to use your opportunities to interact with local people to:

  • Raise the issue of healthy lifestyles

  • Promote benefits of healthy living

  • Signpost to further support

SMOKING CESSATION

DIABETES PREVENTION

INCREASING PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Main issues discussed include: Alcohol, Healthy Eating, Healthy Weight, Physical Activity, Smoking Cessation and Mental Health.

These behaviours are most closely linked to the development of long term conditions and/or contribute to the life expectancy gap in Haringey.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Overview and understanding of what MECC is

  • Awareness of the benefits of MECC

  • Understanding of the underpinning principles of MECC and it’s impact in Haringey

  • Knowledge of the options and models of training

  • Awareness of basic health components of MECC, including messages on smoking, healthy eating, physical activity, alcohol consumption and mental health awareness

  • Ability to identify points of resident contact when and where to provide with health information, advice and guidance

Venue:

One You Haringey, Reed,  20-22 Bernard Road N15 4NE.

AM sessions: 9.30 to 12:30

PM sessions: 13.30 to 16:30

Full day: 9.30 to 16:30

MECC

January 2017: Weds 25th – PM
February 2017: Thurs 23rd – AM

Motivational Interviewing

January 2017: Fri 13th – Full day
February 2017: Mon 6th – Full day
March 2017: Tue 7th – Full day

Submit your details and we will be in touch to book your session.