Depending on the topic area or field (tobacco use, alcohol, etc.) Brief Health Counselling has several different names/acronyms:
SBIR (Alcohol): Screening, Brief Intervention & Referral
BI/MCI: (Tobacco): Brief Intervention / Minimal Contact Intervention (RNAO)
Brief Counselling (PTCC)
Brief Advise (YCMIH)
Canadian Smoking cessation Clinical Practice Guideline - Overview of Summary Statements and Complete
All of these apply to the same framework or technique of short, customized interviews or interventions.
Be advised that changing lifestyle behaviour can be difficult or lengthy and often does not happen as a result of a single intervention. BHC relies on consistent and individualized feedback to clients from a variety of sources.