Author Archives: Dslack

Success Secrets of Enterprising Women Interview

Check out my interview on the blogtalkradio show Success Secrets of Enterprising Women.  

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January 2012 Workshops for Women V-log

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The Top 10 Reasons a Health Coach Should Learn Motivational Interviewing

If you don’t know already, Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an evidence-based approach that was founded in the early 80’s by Dr. Bill Miller, a psychologist working with problem drinkers. Since that time, MI has grown in popularity as more and … Continue reading

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Co-Active Life Coaching & Motivational Interviewing

I had an interesting article passed along to me recently: “Assessing Motivational Interviewing through Co-Active Life Coaching Tools as a Smoking Cessation Intervention: A Demonstration Study.” The titles are never short are they? :> I had never heard of Co-Active … Continue reading

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Motivational Interviewing and Self-Care

First of all, I figure practice what you preach, so I am writing this blog, on a Friday morning, from bed. It feels pretty nice. But there is another part of me struggling with questions like: “Is this ok? Should … Continue reading

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