The new 2013 Clinical Practice Guidelines for Diabetes Management were launched in April. The guidelines recommend that healthcare providers use - "Cognitive-behavioural interventions which explore thoughts and feelings contributing to self-care behaviour." The Craving Change® approach and resources provide the tools and training to make this happen! … [Read more...] about Craving Change® Supports New Diabetes Clinical Practice Guidelines
We're excited to present a workshop and have a booth at next week's Canadian Obesity Summit in Vancouver. Come learn about "Awareness - The 6th A of obesity management" on Saturday, May 4 in the afternoon. Visit us at Booth #504 in the Exhibitor Hall. Hope to see you there! … [Read more...] about Come visit us at CON
Congratulations to Kristyn Hall, MSc, RD and Laura MacLean, RD! They are the first clinicians to complete the Craving Change™ Facilitator Certification process. Kristyn has her own private practice, HealthCastle, in Calgary, Alberta and Laura works at the Primary Healthcare Centre in The Pas, Manitoba. … [Read more...] about Our First Certified Facilitators
We were delighted to be invited to attend Dr. Brian Wansink's talk at UBC on April 5th. Dr. Wansink was in Vancouver to accept the distinguished Pollay Prize in marketing hosted by the Sauder School of Business. We are HUGE fans of his work. Colleen had the distinct pleasure of exploring some of the sights and tastes (pie!) of Vancouver with Dr. Wansink the next day. He is as funny, engaging, and "paradigm-shifting" in person as he conveys in his professional material. Check out his website at … [Read more...] about Getting Acquainted with Brian Wansink
Note that the original Facilitator's Kit with Clinician License is no longer available. The Complete Facilitator Certification Package is the new go-to product for clinicians who are new to Craving Change®. Managers love our new Clinic / Organization License. Check out the Licenses page of our website for more information. Organization License holders receive a reduced rate on products and services, as well as an unlimited 20% discount on workbooks and magnets. … [Read more...] about Moving Forward in 2013
New for 2013! We’ve introduced the designation of “Certified Craving Change® Facilitator”. Whether you counsel individual clients or teach Craving Change® groups, you are facilitating a change in your client(s)' ability to improve their eating habits. This designation refers to a health care professional who is licensed to use Craving Change®, has been trained at a one-day Professional Training Workshop or completed the new Professional Training Video, and has successfully passed … [Read more...] about Become a Certified Facilitator!
Now you can attend a Craving Change® Professional Training Workshop without having to leave your office or pay travel expenses. We come to you! Learn about the Craving Change® approach where and when it works for you and at your own pace. Our new Professional Training Video takes you ‘behind the scenes’ of the Craving Change® Facilitator’s Manual, presenting innovative, practical strategies that you can immediately incorporate into your professional practice. Watch, listen and … [Read more...] about We come to you! – Train online
We are delighted to announce that Craving Change Inc. is an Associate Partner of the Canadian Obesity Network (CON-RCO) for a second year. This remarkable organization has become "the voice" of researchers, clinicians, and various weight management stakeholders, now with over 7000 members both within Canada and internationally. Membership is free and connects you with a multidisciplinary team of thousands of professionals. Click here to join. A portion of the proceeds from the Craving … [Read more...] about Canadian Obesity Network