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: 9.15 to 16:30

MECC

April 2017: Tues 25th – AM
June 2017: Weds 28th – PM
September 2017: Mon 4th – PM
November 2017: Weds 8th – AM
January 2018: Weds 10th – AM
March 2018: Tue 6th – PM

Motivational Interviewing

May 2017: Tue 9th – Full day
July 2017: Tues 11th – Full day
September 2017: Weds 27th – Full day
December 2017: Mon 4th – Full day
February 2018: Mon 2nd – Full day
March 2018: Tues 27th – Full day

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