Nurse-led psychological interventions to improve diabetes control: assessing competencies.

@article{Maissi2011NurseledPI,
  title={Nurse-led psychological interventions to improve diabetes control: assessing competencies.},
  author={Esther Maissi and Katie Ridge and Janet Treasure and Trudie Chalder and Suzanne Roche and Jonathan L. Bartlett and Ulrike Schmidt and Stephen Thomas and Khalida Ismail},
  journal={Patient education and counseling},
  year={2011},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={e37-43}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess whether medical nurses can deliver motivational enhancement therapy (MET) and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) to a competent level and whether treatment fidelity is maintained. METHODS Training consisted of classroom teaching, written materials, a training caseload, and audio-visual feedback. We used the Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity (MITI), the Revised 12-item Cognitive Therapy Scale (CTS-R), and components of the Motivational Interviewing Skill Code… CONTINUE READING