Introduction to Motivational Interviewing Online Series 3/30/20-4/3/20
Location: Online Training
Max Class Size: 35
Instructor: Casey Jackson
Dates/Times: 3/30/20 to 4/3/20 at 1pm to 3:00pm Pacific time zone
This online training series on Motivational Interviewing will provide a basic overview of the fundamentals of MI 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.
Walk away with learning more about behavior change, and effecting behavior change, deepening your listening skills, and empathy. Learning Motivational Interviewing you will learn how to naturally decrease resistance in conversations, increase engagement and help folks align their behaviors with their values. Whether your taking this class for personal development or professional development, you won’t regret it!
Course Learning Objectives:
- Recognize Stages of Change to Assess Readiness to Change
- Identify how Equipoise affects the MI Process
- Demonstrate how Reflective Statements can express Empathy
- Begin to Recognize Resistance Talk, Sustain Talk, and Change Talk.
This class can fill up fast. Reserve your spot below:
Ticket for Intro to MI:
IFIOC #1485 is approved as a provider for social 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. ASWB Approval Period: 05/30/2018 to 05/30/2021. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive 10 continuing education clock hours.
Next Class to take: Advanced Motivational Interviewing!
Please Contact 509.241.3794 if you need special accommodations or if you have questions or concerns.
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***Cancellation Policy: You may cancel up to 72 hours prior to the training to receive a refund. Please note you will be charged a 50% re stocking fee***