October 21, 2013 Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, Toronto, Ontario Applying the core Craving Change™ concepts in your one-on-one practice! "I don't usually talk to my patients about their thoughts and feelings – I need more direction to help me initiate a cognitive-behavioural discussion with confidence!" "My patients think it's corny to talk about an iceberg! Help!" "I'm familiar with the Craving Change™ approach . . . but it would be great to strengthen my core individual counselling … [Read more...] about Individual Insights Craving Change™ Workshop
It was a great pleasure to meet so many dietitians from across Canada who are using the Craving Change™ approach and resources in their practice. Attendees of the Dietitians of Canada conference shared a variety of applications of our program with their individual clients as well as groups. Interns especially expressed an interest in becoming Certified Craving Change Facilitators. The tremendously positive feedback has fueled our momentum to continue developing our products and services. … [Read more...] about Craving Change™ Fans at DC Conference
Drop by the Craving Change™ booth on Friday, June 14 at the Dietitians of Canada conference in Victoria, British Columbia. We'll be at Booth #1 of the Member Resources area. Watch a clip of our online training video program, take a look at the 2013 One on One - ACTION! Individual Counselling guide and learn about the Craving Change™ Clinic/Organization Package. We'd love to see you! … [Read more...] about See you in Victoria!
Our most heartfelt thanks go out to all of you who came by our Craving Change™ booth at the Canadian Obesity Network conference. Your very enthusiastic feedback about your experience with the Craving Change™ approach was tremendously gratifying. We especially enjoyed hearing that some of you 'fight over' who gets to facilitate the workshops. Keep up the great work! … [Read more...] about Amazing feedback!
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