Los Angeles, CA, USA - Introductory 2 Day Training

Introductory 2 Day Motivational Interviewing Workshop

Workshop taught by Susan who is a member of the International Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) since 2009, and conducts trainings in her office and throughout Los Angeles.

Do you need a Motivational Interviewing Workshop?

  • Are you a helping professional at a complete loss when your clients get stuck?
  • Do you want to stop being the cheerleader for change and have your clients take an active role with their desired goals?
  • Do you often wonder if your techniques match and evolve with your client’s needs?
  • Would you like to be able to help facilitate healthy behavior change in a way that really works?

These are some of the tools this Motivational Interviewing workshop will equip you with:

  • Learning the Four Processes of MI:  Engagement, Focusing, Evoking and Planning
  • How to pull for “change talk” versus “sustain talk” or “discord” as a key indicator of movement towards change
  • Learning the “micro-skills” of MI:  Open-ended questions, affirmations, reflections and summaries
  • How to explore and resolve ambivalence with behavior change and pull for a client’s values
  • Exercises to increase affirmations and complex reflections
  • Generating conversations that have equal partnership, cultivate change talk, and soften sustain talk

Target Audience:

This workshop is geared towards for professionals working with clients with goals of health related behavior change: physicians, nurses, health educators, care managers, dietitians, social workers, counselors, psychologists, life coaches, mediators, clergy, dentists, dental hygienists, probation/corrections officers, personal trainers, etc.

What’s included in registration:

12 hours of training 
Resource materials
Snacks and Beverages


9am—4pm both days

**CEU's for RD's only - 17 units


Los Angeles, California
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2 day Introductory Training in Motivational Interviewing
23 Apr 2020 - 9:00am to 24 Apr 2020 - 4:00pm
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