REDI Counseling Framework
REDI—which stands for Rapport Building, Exploring, Decision Making, and Implementing the Decision—offers a comprehensive approach and training curriculum to strengthening counseling for contraception. The REDI framework leverages knowledge gained through more than 30 years of counseling training experience and was honed over 15 years in more than a dozen countries. The framework emphasizes the client’s perspective and empowers health professionals to better enable new and returning clients to make full, free, and informed decisions. For new clients, REDI emphasizes the importance of helping them select the method of contraception that is best suited to their unique situation. For return clients, REDI focuses on ensuring correct contraceptive usage and method satisfaction.