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Motivational Interviewing Relational Skills (Level 1-May 2024)

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Limited space available. Priority registration will be given to those working in Region 5: IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI.

 

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an evidence-based collaborative conversational style used to help strengthen an individual's own motivation and commitment to change. In this interactive, skills-based workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice the spirit and relational skills of MI.

 

Note: Participants must complete Motivational Interviewing: Relational Skills (Level 1) to be eligible to attend the subsequent training in the MI series: Motivational Interviewing: Technical Skills (Level 2). Those who fully attend Level 1 will automatically receive an invitation to register to attend Level 2.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

After completing Motivational Interviewing: Relational Skills (Level 1), participants will:

  • Have an introductory level understanding of the purpose, benefits, and challenges of MI
  • Understand and practice the four processes used in MI: planning, evoking, focusing, and engaging
  • Recognize differences between helpful client engagement vs. harmful client engagement
  • Prepare to apply the spirit of Motivational Interviewing to patient interactions
  • Observe and practice the core skills of MI: listening, open-ended questions, affirmations, reflections, and summarization.

 

TRAINING DATES: you must attend all dates listed below in their entirety to receive CEs.

  • May 15, 2024 from 8:30am-11:30am CT/9:30am-12:30pm ET
  • May 22, 2024 from 8:30am-11:30am CT/9:30am-12:30pm ET
  • May 29, 2024 from 8:30am-11:30am CT/9:30am-12:30pm ET

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION:

Registrants who fully attend this training will be eligible to receive 9 NAADAC certified continuing education (CE) hours. CE certificates are sent via email within two weeks after the conclusion of the training.

 

TRAINER:

Sue EckMaahs has practiced and trained Motivational Interviewing (MI) for over 30 years.  With a background in Sociology, she has provided MI implementation, training, and coaching services to thousands of professionals and over two hundred organizations, nationally & internationally.  Her audience spans mental health, substance abuse, public health & primary care, education, child protection/family reunification, workforce development, and re-entry/corrections.  On a personal note, she loves hiking with her partner Steve & dog, Cassie!

 

 

To ensure all participants get the most out of these interactive virtual trainings, we ask that everyone be prepared to do the following in every session:

 

The Great Lakes A/MH/PTTC is offering this training for individuals working in HHS Region 5: IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI. This training is being provided in response to a need identified by Region 5 stakeholders

Starts: May. 15, 2024 8:30 am
Ends: May. 29, 2024 11:30 am
Timezone:
US/Central
Registration Deadline
May 15, 2024
Event Type
Webinar/Virtual Training
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