Motivational Interviewing Skills Development

Joani L. Jack, MD, medical director, Children's Healthy Eating and Active Living Center, and assistant professor, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, will discuss how to use evidence-based motivational interviewing tools and techniques to engage patients and families and promote health behavior change in the pediatric setting. The presentation includes practical tips, clinical pearls, and role-playing scenarios for successfully negotiating challenging patient encounters such as childhood obesity, smoking by parents, promotion of breastfeeding, vaccine refusal, and managing chronic illnesses.

Course Credit:

1.00 AANP Contact Hour
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1.00 ANCC Contact Hour
1.00 CA-BRN Contact Hour
1.00 CDR Contact Hour

Dates:

Opens: 2017-04-19
Closes: 2019-04-18

Target Audience:

This activity was developed for pediatricians, pediatric nurse practitioners, nurses, registered dietitians, and other health care professionals who have an interest in the care of infants, toddlers, children, and adolescents.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Mead Johnson Nutrition.
  • Joani Jack, MD, FAAP

    Division of General Pediatrics
    Medical Director, Children's Healthy Eating and Active Living Center
    Chief, Department of Pediatrics
    Children's Hospital at Erlanger
    Assistant Professor, University of TN College of Medicine
    Chattanooga, Tennessee

Learning Objectives

  • Apply MI engagements concepts to patient care
  • Demonstrate ways to engage difficult patients, families and/or caregivers

Faculty Disclosures

Joani Jack, MD, FAAP

No relationships to disclose.

Accreditation and Certification

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040207. This program is designated for up to 1.00 contact hour. Program ID# 5519-EM3.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 1.00 contact hour may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 1.00 contact hour.
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 1.00 hour continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this program/material. 133720.

Additional Content Planners

Nancy Monson (Medical Writer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Sally Schermer (Lead Nurse Planner)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Charles Willis, Director of Continuing Education, consults for Pfizer, Inc; all other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.