Introduction to Motivational Interviewing 1/11/21-1/14/21
“There is nothing like this training! It is so highly interactive and individualized to each participant’s needs. Examples and brainstorming are performed that can apply directly to your work experience to improve your treatment of clients, immediately. It is a great course for a great value and would benefit OTs, PTs, and many other helping professions too “
Location: Online Training
Max Class Size: 35
Dates/Times: 1/11/21 - 1/14/21 from 9:00am to 11:30am Pacific Time
This online training series on Motivational Interviewing will provide a basic overview of the fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing as well as the latest updates. Whether you've heard of Motivational Interviewing or just want to improve your communication skills, this is a fantastic class to take! Based on the physics of behavior change, participants will learn assessment and communication skills that foster sustained behavior change by tapping intrinsic motivation. Aside from a didactic approach, there will be video examples, audience participation, and skill practice.
You will learn how to:
- Recognize the stages of change to assess readiness to change
- Identify how Equipoise affects the Motivational Interviewing Process
- Deepen your empathy skills via strategic reflective statements
- Recognize resistance talk, sustain talk and change talk
- Decrease resistance and increase engagement
Whether you're taking this class for personal development or professional development, you won't regret it!
- 10 hours Online course
- Informational PDF handouts and worksheets to practice
- 30 day Gold membership (for post training review, practice and Q&A)
- Certificate of Completion
An evaluation will be sent out to be completed and returned. Once the completed evaluation is returned a Certificate of Completion will be sent out.
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This training is designed for social workers and behavioral health professionals. IFIOC #1485 is approved as a provider for work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. IFIOC maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers participating in this training will receive 10 continuing education clock hours. Professionals should contact their individual regulatory board to review current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal. ASWB Approval Period: 05/30/2018 to 05/30/2021.
Next Course progression: Advanced Motivational Interviewing
Please Contact 509.241.3794 if you need special accommodations or if you have questions or concerns.
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Requirements to receive Continuing Education Certificate link
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