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Supporting adolescents through behaviour change

04 May 2005

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article, the fifth of eight in the health promotion series, aims to inform practitioners about potentially harmful health and lifestyle-related behaviours in...

Assessing motivation and readiness to alter lifestyle behaviour

13 April 2005

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

The aim of this article, the second in the health promotion series, is to highlight the importance of assessing clients’ motivation and readiness to change, and to...

Supporting lifestyle and health-related behaviour change

25 May 2005

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article, the last of eight in the health promotion series, aims to summarise the information presented in the previous articles, and to offer advice and...

The relevance of self-directed care

02 November 2009

Primary Health Care

Care

More than 15 million people in England live with a long-term condition and the Department of Health (DH) predicts that this number will increase by one million every...

Helping women lead healthy lifestyles

31 October 2012

Learning Disability Practice

Feature

This article explains how a discussion group was set up by a community learning disabilities nurse in partnership with other healthcare professionals to promote...

Maximising individuals’ control over their lives

01 April 2012

Learning Disability Practice

Feature

This article describes the adoption of a person-centred approach to support people with learning disabilities, complex needs and challenging behaviours who live in...

Supporting pregnant women through behaviour change

11 May 2005

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article, the sixth of eight in the health promotion series, aims to offer nurses strategies to help pregnant women identify internal motivators and support them...

Practical guidance on sexual lifestyle and risk

16 March 2005

Nursing Standard

CPD

This article advocates using a critical thinking framework as a health promotion tool to help nurses promote thought and discussion in relation to sexual lifestyles....

Weight management through the development of a healthy lifestyle

01 March 2011

Primary Health Care

General

This article will look at the difference between weight management and dieting and will suggest some of the ways that healthcare professionals can help adults to...

Weight management programme for children

04 June 2010

Primary Health Care

General

NHS Telford and Wrekin is working with Coventry University to develop, implement and evaluate a local weight management programme for children and their families...