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Oct 3-5, 2018 Advanced Immersion in Motivational Interviewing


Level: Advanced

For Social Workers, Healthcare & Behavioral Health Professionals

Location: IFIOC Training Center- 621 W Mallon AVE STE 600 Spokane, WA 99201

Max Class Size: 15

Instructors:  Casey Jackson and John Gilbert link to Casey /John Bio

Date: October 3-5, 2018

Time: 9AM-4:30PM

Register by Tuesday September 25,2018

Course Description:

Working from an Evidence-Based Practice perspective, this Motivational Interviewing immersion will augment and enrich your existing MI knowledge base while building a stronger MI skill set.  Participants will learn about the Motivational Interviewing Competency Assessment (MICA) as a structure for MI conversations and have multiple opportunities to apply MI with volunteer clients.  The conversations will be recorded, coded with the MICA, then debriefed with coaching feedback to improve Motivational Interviewing skills.  The objective of this immersion workshop is to assist those professionals who want the focused practice and feedback to become measurably competent in MI.

Course Learning Objectives: 

  • Recognize core constructs of fidelity-based MI through the Motivational Interviewing Competency Assessment (MICA)

  • Practice and demonstrate key elements of MI-based conversations as measured by the MICA

  • Identify targets for improvement in MI-based conversations

Earlier Event: September 17
Introduction To Motivational Interviewing