Muslim Doctors Association (MDA)

Aadam Anwar

Help Us, Help You!

With the new move towards “self-care” across the board for our patients, this is a good opportunity to remind ourselves that patients have a huge range of options available to them when it comes to making decisions regarding their healthcare and we, as professionals, have a responsibility to highlight these and correctly direct them to …

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Stoptober: What is the role of motivational interviewing?

What is motivational interviewing? Motivational interviewing is a patient-focused method of discussion around a health-based topic, designed to elicit ideas, feelings and motivations around a behaviour and to inspire change. It is most often used when consulting patients on “risky behaviours”, for example, smoking. The theory is to guide the patient’s attention to a positive …

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