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This module is designed to clearly define the coaching process and skills used in coaching, differentiate between coaching and various behavior change techniques, and explain how the role of the coach complements the traditional role of the RDN.
CPE Level: 2
Suggested Learning Needs Codes: 6010, 6020, 6080
Performance Indicators: 9.1.3, 9.6.1, 9.6.7
- Describe the coaching mindset, and how client-driven coaching differs from other techniques such as motivational interviewing, education and counseling.
- Identify the common behavior change theories used in coaching.
- List basic coaching skills (e.g., active listening, empathy, empowering the client, positivity, presence, and mindfulness) and give examples of how to use these skills in client interactions.
This e-learning self-study includes web links and resources for additional Online Learning opportunities.
The course includes pdf files of the speaker presentations and handouts as well as a downloadable CPE certificate.
The Certificate of Training program consists of four separate modules that build on each other. To receive the certificate associated with this training, all four modules and related tests must first be completed and a subsequent final post test exam in Module 4 must be passed with a minimum of an 80% in order to receive the Certificate of Training. The Certificate of Training can then be downloaded and printed from the site.
Immediately following the purchase, you will receive an access email for the module. This email contains a link which will remain active for 30 days once the link has been activated by the user.
This product is approved for individual use only. Only the registered participant is eligible for continuing professional education units.
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