Program Name: Mastering shared decision making (reducing litigation and enhancing patient relationship by improving doctors’ skills and facilitating effective patient decision making).

Authors or developers

Cognitive Institute
Australian Head Office: PO Box 1013
Milton BC QLD 4064

Country / Language Australia/English
Creation or publication date
Clinic context Primary care/any clinical contexts
Target users Physicians
Pre or post licensure Post-licensure
General objectives To provide an opportunity for doctors to consider their own attitudes and practices regarding patient involvement in decision making.
To explore a shared decision making model that assists doctors to meet the patients' expectations for information and their participation in healthcare choices.
To outline and demonstrate the skills required for shared decision making.
To provide an opportunity to develop and practice these skills.
Format Group course with different educational activities