Behavior change is not impossible, but there is an art to it. This symposium showcases masters of behavior change who will review the current behavior change best practices, discuss the fundamental challenge of non-adherence and how to address it with motivational interviewing, and advise on how to incorporate a behavior change expert into your treatment team. Come learn behavioral skills that you can start using today to facilitate healthy behavior change in your patients.

3:45pm What Can I Do? Basics to Behavioral Change
Patrick M O'Neil, PhD
4:15pm Motivational Interviewing As Part of Obesity Treatment
Ken Resnicow, PhD
4:45pm How Do We Work Together? The Role of the Mental Health Provider on Your Team
David Sarwer, PhD