Autonomy and Support Example in Brief Hospital Setting with Nurse

5min 32sec 

  • Play-by-play strategy highlighted throughout video
  • Setting: Mr John Green attends an outpatient department or primary care setting.
    He is 56 years old, obese, smokes 20 cigarettes per day, has recently been found to have impaired glucose tolerance, raised cholesterol and raised blood pressure. He's attending an appointment with the nurse to discuss his health in relation to possible lifestyle changes he could make.
  • This interview is based on the motivational interviewing techniques outlined in: Rollnick, S., Miller, WR., Butler, CC. (2008) Motivational Interviewing in Health Care. New York, Guildford Press.