Bob Jope, LMHC
Jope Consulting ServicesAddress:
16 Lindsey Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Expert Trainer, Expert Facilitator
Bob is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers. He teaches Motivational Interviewing as an adjunct faculty member at Salve Regina University, Rhode Island College, and previously at the University of Massachusetts Boston; he is also a consultant with the Addiction Technology Transfer Center at Brown University and works as a Motivational Interviewing coder for a nationally-recognized coding lab. Bob is the lead trainer for Jope Consulting Services, has taught Motivational Interviewing at agencies all over New England, and consults internationally on teaching and coding the method.
Holding a Master's degree in Clinical Psychology, Bob has worked in the mental health, child welfare, and substance abuse fields for the past twenty-five years. He was originally trained in Motivational Interviewing by Stephen Andrew in 2007, and has since trained with Ali Hall and Alan Lyme. Bob has also developed and taught program-specific MI training applications, and has trained thousands of people in various levels of Motivational Interviewing.