Eric and Michelle Segar Discuss How to Make Lasting Choices in Eating and Exercises using the Joy Choice and…
1. How can having conscious awareness of our thoughts related to eating well and exercise enable us to make different choices?
2. What is a motivation bubble and how can it lead to lasting changes in behavior?
3. How the “POP” decision tool works and strategically guides attention from decision traps and leads to making the Joy Choice!
“The Joy Choice is the perfect imperfect option that let’s us do something instead of nothing and harmonizes exercise and eating within our full self. ” – Michelle Segar, author of The Joy Choice: How to Finally Achieve Lasting Changes in Eating and Exercise.
Dr. Segar is an award-winning researcher at the University of Michigan. She has been a sustainable behavior change scientist and health coach for almost 30 years. Her work investigates how to help people adopt self-care behaviors, like exercise and healthy eating, in ways that bring joy and meaning, and can survive the complexity and unpredictability of the real world. She has authored two popular books (No Sweat, The Joy Choice), advises the World Health Organization on their physical activity initiatives, and was selected as the inaugural chair of the United States National Physical Activity Plan’s Communication Committee. Her pragmatic work is being scaled to boost patient health, employee well-being, and gym membership retention.
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