Communication Tips

The GP may be the most important person in the RTW process

We as a nation and as RTW professionals, have the potential to be leading the powerful trend supporting General Practitioners in taking the initiative to get patients back to work.ย  Ten years ago The Royal Australasian College of Physicians first released the Australian and New Zealand Consensus Statement on the Health Benefits of Work. Then …

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๐Ÿ† Motivational Interviewing in Rehab ๐Ÿ‹๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ โ€“ Part 2

Following up from Part 1ย of Motivational Interviewing in Rehab, weโ€™ve provided some extra detail at a time where adherence can falter and some recovery strategies might be needed! The Principles and The How to of Motivationally Interviewing Motivational Interviewing is: โ€œA directive, patient-centred counselling style for eliciting behaviour change by helping patients to explore and …

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๐Ÿšดโ€โ™€๏ธ Exercise and Motivational Interviewing ๐Ÿ—ฃ in Rehab

April is an exciting month for Australians with consecutive public holidays, Easter, school holidays and Anzac day often meaning that many families will take time away and hit the road for a break. However, this poses a risk of faltering adherence to Rehab. To keep Rehab moving forward in this busy time we discuss a …

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