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Oct 12 & 13: 2-Day Motivational Interviewing Workshop-Motivating Clients/Pa...

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University of Phoenix - Pasadena Learning Center

299 N Euclid Ave

Pasadena, CA 91101

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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This 2-day interactive workshop provides participants with a foundation for building knowledge and skills in Motivational Interviewing, as well as hands-on practice applying those skills and strategies to specific situations. We will focus on learning which clinician behaviors yield the best results, using demonstrations, videos, small group exercises, “real-plays” and role-plays to learn about engaging people at different stages of readiness, including practicing strategies for working with "difficult people."

Perfect for Health and Human Services Professionals, including Social Workers, Therapists, Mental Health Professionals, Career and Employment Counselors, Physicians, Dentists, Dietitians, Oral Hygienists, Nurses, Case Managers, Coaches, Corrections Professionals, Housing Workers, Managers, Supervisors, and anyone who wants to learn some tips for motivating people in challenging situations.

Objectives

  1. Understand the fundamental spirit and principles of MI

  2. Develop empathic listening skills (OARS)

  3. Learn the steps for applying MI through the Four Processes (Engage, Focus, Evoke, Plan)

  4. Begin to recognize and respond to client readiness through language cues (change talk and

    sustain talk)

  5. Practice tools for reducing defensiveness and building engagement

  6. Learn strategies for strengthening motivation

Great for those beginning their Motivational Intervieiwing practice or those who've had some training but want more practice. The workshop fee includes lunch, parking, and materials.

FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is included in the registration fee and is on site, under the building. More detailed instructions will be sent a couple of weeks before the event with a reminder.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email is the best way to reach us: info@miforchange.com. Additionally, you may leave a message at 323-825-1648 and a trainer will call you back.

What's the refund policy?

If you need to cancel before September 5, a full refund will be given minus processing fees (3%). Cancellations after that and until September 15 will be refunded 50%. No refunds after September 15.

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Location

University of Phoenix - Pasadena Learning Center

299 N Euclid Ave

Pasadena, CA 91101

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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