Intermediate Motivational Interviewing Training

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Day 1:
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 08:00 AM until noon
Day 2:
Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 08:00 AM until noon
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range
This training ($99/person) is capped at 40 participants to allow for guided small group practice and discussions.

Host And Instructor

National Council for Behavioral Health
Pam Pietruszewski, Integrated Health Consultant
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Training Overview Description

For individuals who have had prior MI training and want to hone their skills, we will jump right into the deeper use of spirit and OARS strategies to identify and evoke change talk. This is a smaller group format to allow for multiple guided practice opportunities.

Event-specific Details

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

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss current use of MI and understand common roadblocks.
  2. Deepen OARS skills through small group practice and use of basic coding.
  3. Transition from listening for change talk to actively promoting change talk.

Trainer: Pam Pietruszewski, Integrated Health Consultant, National Council for Behavioral Health

One participant per registration, participation via webcam with audio is required. A certificate of completion is available upon request.