You are helping us build capacity in the public health workforce in Southwest Colorado. Your time, dedication and expertise are truly making a difference in the practice of public health and how we improve health at the local level.
This registration is for the one day in-person component of the hybrid course.
This course focuses on chronic disease, including diabetes and cardiovascular disease prevention and control. It is hybrid course which includes an online component and a one day skills practice workshop designed for patient navigators, care coordinators, clinical and non-clinical practice staff.
The in-person session provides for practice and observation of the behavioral skills.
The online portion includes pre-work required for the in-person workshop and disease modules that can be viewed at any time. You must concurrently register for the online component to access the pre-work. Registration for the online module can be accessed here .
Recommended Prerequisite: Level 1 Patient Navigator Fundamentals Course (or see course instructor)
Additional Recommended Prerequisite: Advanced motivational interviewing (MI) or a total of 12 hours of MI training (or see course instructor)
The learning objectives for this in-person component of the course are:
1. Demonstrate two techniques for motivation development and enhancement.
2. Exhibit appropriate teach-back and demonstration techniques for behavior change.
Contact Patricia Valverde, PhD, MPH, if you are unclear whether you meet the prerequisites for the course at Patricia.Valverde@ucdenver.edu.