Motivational Interviewing- Online Introductory (6 weeks) (Miller/Rollnick/Moyers)

Motivational Interviewing- Foundational (September)

Discount code for MINT Members: MISAVE100 (reduces price by $100)

The purpose of this 6 week course is to train health professionals in the method of motivational interviewing as a style and tool to be used in clinical practice.

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At the end of the course, participants will be better able to:

  • Identify and recognize key components of motivational interviewing (MI)
  • Use person-centered “OARS” skills to engage clients in treatment
  • Negotiate clear goals (focus) of treatment
  • Evoke clients’ own motivations for change, using questions, reflections, and summaries selectively to facilitate change
  • Form reflective listening responses as statements rather than questions
  • Recognize aspects of client speech that indicate whether a session is headed in the right (or wrong) direction
  • Use MI skills and strategies to increase client confidence
  • Avoid responses such as persuasion that elicit client resistance
  • Explain how different strategies are appropriate when a clinician’s goal is to remain neutral
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23 Sep 2019 - 8:00am
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