To promote the use of Behaviour Change strategies (including motivational interviewing) with Health Care Professionals working with overweight / obese clients primarily in the health action zones in Carmarthenshire.
To motivate clients to make lifestyle changes that will improve the outcome of weight management interventions.
18 H.C.P.s trained in the behavioural approach.
Increased knowledge amongst HCPs in Carmarthenshire of value of this approach. Anticipate through audit to demonstrate effect of this approach on outcomes.