Introductory/Refresher Virtual Motivational Interviewing Training

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 08:00 AM until noon
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Zoom
Support Website
www.zoom.us
Cost Range
$79.00

Host And Instructor

Host
National Council for Mental Wellness
Instructor

Credits

Contact Hours: 4.00

Training Overview Description

This half-day (4 hours) live session is ideal for busy individuals looking for introductory or refresher training. Whether you’re a clinician in a behavioral health setting, a supervisor trying to boost staff morale or a nurse helping patients manage diabetes, motivational interviewing (MI) training can help you create conversations that empower people to make meaningful changes.

Curriculum pace and flow is intentionally designed to maximize engagement and interaction in a virtual environment.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore the spirit of Motivational interviewing as a key communication style for eliciting behavior change.

  • Use skills of open-ended inquiry, affirmations, reflections, summarizing and change talk to experience Motivational Interviewing.

  • Identify tools to enhance readiness and increase fidelity to the Motivational Interviewing approach.

Event-specific Details

This training could be applied to multiple areas of the Alaska Qualified Addictions Professional (QAP) certification. Contact the Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (Ask for Dabney Van Liere, Executive Director) at 907-332-4333 or email acbhc@akcertification.org for specific information.