Dietetics in Health Care Communities of New Jersey (DHCC of NJ)
Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
Speaker: Dr. Nancy Ann Cotter, MD
Dr. Nancy Ann Cotter, MD, Physician Lead for Integrative Medicine for the Veteran’s Affairs of NJ, will be presenting on Complementary Alternative Medicine (CAM). She will provide an overview of CAM and nutrition-focused therapies.
Topic: Enhancing Nutrition Counseling Skills with Motivational Interviewing
Speaker: Susan Ramsey, MS, RD, LDN, CDE
Susan Ramsey, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, Senior Manager, Medical Nutrition Services, Sodexo, will address the process and techniques of behavior change using Motivational Interviewing. Participants will learn to identify and work with resistance while exploring readiness for change. Techniques will include mirroring, experiments and self-disclosure.