Role playing to get better results
The Change Talk app is designed to introduce motivational interviewing techniques in an interesting and interactive format.
As with many areas of medicine, it is far better to practise motivational interviewing techniques than simply read about them in a book. The app first guides the user through the background and some techniques of motivational interviewing.
There is then a video allowing the user to play doctor in a clinical scenario involving a discussion with a mother and son regarding the son’s weight. By choosing different phrases you elicit different response from the patients and you are