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Step Up to the Plate Workshop for VCH Staff

March 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

| Free

Having trouble starting a conversation with your clients about healthy living behaviors and making positive lifestyle changes?

Then it is time to…Step Up to the Plate!

Join us on March 29th, 2017 at George Pearson Centre Classroom 1 & 2 from 9 am – 12 noon to learn some new skills.

In this workshop, you will:

  • learn a brief intervention technique called the “5 A’s” (ASK, ADVISE, ASSESS, ASSIST, ARRANGE) to help you discuss healthy living behaviors with your clients
  • receive a toolkit of practical resources and referral options related to healthy eating, physical activity and tobacco cessation
  • have an opportunity to role play using the technique and tools provided to support your clients

To register, please go to:  https://ccrs.vch.ca/secure/Signin.aspx.

For more information, visit our website or contact the Healthy Living Program at 604.267.4430 or email healthylivingprogram@vch.ca.

This workshop is offered in collaboration between the VCH Healthy Living Program and Regional Tobacco Reduction Program.

Please view the attached invitation for more information.

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Details

Date:
March 29
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://vch-connect/programs/vc_healthy_living_prgrm/education_workshops_services/Pages/default.aspx

Venue

George Pearson Centre
700 W. 57th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6P 1S1 Canada
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Organizer Details

Organizer Name
Healthy Living Program
Phone
604.267.4430
Email
healthylivingprogram@vch.ca