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Making a Change for the Better. The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service. Why Should I Change?. Feel better Reduce cost of medical care Keep you here for your loved ones Prevent complications you don’t want. Easier to Start New Habit Than Change Old. Successful Change.

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Making a Change for the Better

The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service


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Why Should I Change?

  • Feel better

  • Reduce cost of medical care

  • Keep you here for your loved ones

  • Prevent complications you don’t want



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Successful Change

  • Be specific about what you want to do

  • Make a plan

  • Set a time for action

  • Write it down

  • Ask for help from others

  • Monitor progress


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Plan Rewards

  • Write down possible rewards up front

  • Make worthy of the effort

  • May need small rewards all long to keep motivated


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Helping Joe Change

  • The situation: Doctor wants Joe to eat less fried food so his weight will go down

  • Present situation: Joe eats fried food at least twice a day.

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What specifically is Joe’s Goal?

  • Joe will eat more baked, boiled and broiled food instead of as much fried food.


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How will Joe do it?

  • Joe will have baked potatoes instead of fried.

  • Joe will have baked or broiled meat, chicken or fish.

  • Joe will have cereal instead of fried eggs and bacon.


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Who Will Support Joe?

  • Joe asks his wife not to fix fried food that week.

  • Joe asks his friends to go to a restaurant where he can order food that is baked or broiled.


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How will Joe know if he did it?

Joe will keep a food diary of what he eats for a week.


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How will Joe reward himself?

  • Joe will work a half hour on his wood working hobby each time he skips the fried food.

  • If he doesn’t have fried food for one week, he will go to a movie.


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What Do You Want to Change?

  • Write it down specifically what you want to change

  • How will you do it?

  • Who will you need to ask for support?

  • How will you know you did it?

  • What will be your reward(s)?


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