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HAES® Webinars  Meant for Each Other: Motivational Interviewing and HAES® Principles

Meant for Each Other:
Motivational Interviewing and the Health At Every Size® Principles

with Ellen Glovsky, PhD, RD, LDN

Motivational Interviewing is an evidence-based approach to health behavior change counseling, designed to strengthen personal motivation for and commitment to a specific change. When MI and the HAES® principles are utilized together, both approaches are enhanced. In this session, we will explore the basics of MI, and the ways in which these two concepts support each other.


Meant for Each Other: Motivational Interviewing and the HAES Principles Slides.
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Learning Objectives: By the end of this webinar participants will be able to:

  • Describe the spirit of Motivational Interviewing
  • Name two ways in which MI and HAES compliment each other in working with clients.
  • Name at least two techniques used in MI.


Speaker Bio:
Ellen Glovsky, Ph.D, RD, LDN is a Registered Dietitian and a member of the teaching faculty of Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Dr. Glovsky conducts workshops and consultations for a variety of organizations around the country on Motivational Interviewing. She is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT), the professional group of MI practitioners and trainers. She is the author of Wellness, Not Weight: Health At Every Size and Motivational Interviewing, which is an anthology on the topics of wellness, Health At Every Size® and Motivational Interviewing. Dr. Glovsky maintains a private practice in which she offers treatment for eating disorders using a Health At Every Size approach.

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