Nonverbal behaviors during expressions of resistance in provider-patient interactions about diet, nutrition, and lifestyle changes: An integration with assessment of individual risk for heart attack
Learning Areas:Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Identify five ways nonverbal behaviors indicate patient responses to risk information. Describe three primary types of nonverbal behaviors indicative of patient resistance. Describe the successful role of standardized patient educators in sensitizing clinical trainees to effectively present diet / lifestyle / nutrition counseling about risk information. 4) Identify four common ways health providers might miss subtle but important messages non-verbal messages.
Keyword(s): Communication, Nutrition
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to present because my research area is health communication; I developed and integrated the research component for describing communication behaviors in medical interactions. I am also an Associate Professor in Communication and Family Medicine.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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