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5.8: Key Takeaways

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    The key takeaways of this chapter are:

    • Vaccine hesitancy is complex and nuanced. Strategies to address it should reflect this reality.
    • It is important to communicate effectively with clients through presumptive statements, motivational interviewing, and therapeutic relationship building.
    • Clear, simple, evidence-informed language about vaccines is an important strategy to mitigate vaccine hesitancy.
    • Health professionals play an important role in addressing vaccine hesitancy.

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