Online Intermediate/Advanced

**Want to boost your use of MI?
**Want to feel more confident in your MI delivery?

Mining for Change Talk:
An Intermediate/Advanced Training in Motivational Interviewing (Level 2)

September 18, 2020

Angela R. Bethea-Walsh, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist
Member, Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers


This workshop is designed for individuals who have completed introductory MI training and who have practiced MI in an applied setting. Participants will be guided through a series of exercises progressing from an intermediate- to advanced-level of clinical skill. This workshop will include live demonstration, video demonstration, “real plays” or practice in small group exercises.

Training Objectives:

  1. Identify change talk.
  2. Utilize 3 MI principles or interviewing skills to elicit and strengthen change talk.
  3. Observe and discuss videotaped demonstrations of MI
  4. Practice giving feedback to clinicians with an MI style
  5. Develop a plan for how to integrate MI into clinical practice

Target Audience:

Helping professionals or paraprofessionals who counsel clients or patients in making change (i.e., Mental Health and Addictions Counselors, Psychologists, Social Workers, Physicians, Nurses, Managers, Marriage and Family Therapists, Research Study Personnel, Probation/Corrections Officers and Counselors, Peer Recovery Support, Health/Life Coaches, Resident Assistants, Educators, Behavioral Specialists, Drug Court Providers, Pastoral Counselors, etc.).


9:00am to 3:30pm 


Zoom HIPAA-compliant videoconferencing

Registration Includes:

  • Resource handouts and materials
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Morning and afternoon snacks
  • Tea and coffee breaks
    **Lunch will not be provided.

Continuing Education:

**Approved for 5.0 Core contact hours:

  • Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia
  • Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work

**5.0 Core contact hours pending:

  • Georgia Psychological Association


  • $125.00 (fee increases to $145.00 after September 11, 2020)

Register Now!

Refund Policy:

If you cancel prior to September 4, 2020, you will receive a refund of money minus a $25.00 processing fee.  Non-refundable thereafter.

For more information, contact:

Angela Bethea-Walsh, Ph.D. (404) 654-3614 or

Atlanta, GA
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18 Sep 2020 - 9:00am to 3:30pm
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