Asheville, NC USA Introductory

Motivational Interviewing: Basics & Beyond

Fall Training Opportunity in Asheville, NC:

2-Day Basic training in MI: October 25-26th, 2017 (13 hours)

Objectives covered in 2 day Basic training:

-To learn and identify the theoretical basis of MI

-To learn how to integrate the MI spirit into practice: compassion, autonomy, evoking, and collaboration

-To practice MI core communication skills (OARS)

-To describe and gain skills in each of the 4 process of MI: Engagement, Focusing, Evoking, and Planning

-Engagement: to learn ways to engage difficult-to-engage clients, address re-engagement issues, demonstrate effective empathy

-Focusing: how to create focus with multiple target behaviors, setting agendas, and other tools for enhancing collaboration

-Ethics of focusing on topics client seeks to change, exploration of equipoise, and discernment of when reflective equipoise would be used over MI.

-Overview of Evoking & Planning processes


Asheville, NC
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25 Oct 2017 - 8:26am to 26 Oct 2017 - 5:00pm
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