The concept of readiness to change.

@article{Dalton2003TheCO,
  title={The concept of readiness to change.},
  author={Cindy C Dalton and Laurie N Gottlieb},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2003},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={108-17}
}
AIM Readiness is associated with change, yet there is little understanding of this construct. The purpose of this study was to examine readiness; its referents, associated factors and the resulting consequences. METHODS In the course of nursing five clients living with multiple sclerosis over a 7-month period using a Reflective Practice Model, data were systematically gathered using open-ended and then more focused questioning. Data collected during 42 client encounters (28 face-to-face… CONTINUE READING