Appreciative Inquiry and Motivational Interviewing

Assessment Nutrition Education

Job aid for WLOL course: VENA: Connecting the Dots Between Assessment and Intervention

While the focus of VENA is to strengthen risk assessment, one of the outcomes is collecting more relevant information to use for providing individualized nutrition services. This job aid supports the WIC Learning Online course, VENA: Connecting the Dots Between Assessment and Intervention, and reviews two participant-centered approaches to assist in identifying a participant's strengths and motivations for change.

family counseling
Developed by: USDA, Food and Nutrition Service
Publication date: April 2018