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Theory and Practice of Motivational Interviewing - Oneonta, NY

9:00am - November 21, 2019
Northeast & Caribbean ATTC

St. James Church
305 Main Street
Oneonta, NY 13820
United States

Registration Deadline: November 18, 2019
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Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an evidence based practice developed and refined to build intrinsic motivation about behavior change. MI is a ‘client-centered conversation’ focused on the exploration and resolution of ‘ambivalence’ about a collaboratively defined ‘change goal’. This interactive training defines and demonstrates the essential components necessary for ‘intentional’ practice: MI Spirit, the Four Processes and the core skills; represented by the acronym OARS. Learners will engage in practice opportunities and observe demonstrations of effective and ineffective practice.