Registration: Motivational Interviewing Training 2-Day - In Person Training
Note: This is a two-day training (two consecutive days) that will take place on May 2 and 3, 2019. This two-day training will introduce participants to the theory, spirit, four processes, and key strategies of Motivational Interviewing (MI). Participants will have a number of opportunities for practice and skills development through the use of role-plays, real-plays, and interactive group exercises. Video and live demonstrations will also be used to enhance the learning process. Participants in this course will: Learn about the theory, spirit, principles, and strategies of Motivational Interviewing; Explore the four processes: Engaging, Focusing, Evoking, and Planning; Learn and practice the basic skills of Motivational Interviewing; Explore how Motivational Interviewing fits into the work they do; Practice strategies for eliciting and reinforcing change talk; and Practice using Motivational Interviewing skills to enhance motivation and decrease discord and sustain talk. Note: The content of this training was updated as of May 16, 2019.