Date: 8/7/2019, 9:30 am—4:30 pm
County: Alameda County
Sponsor: Seneca Family of Agencies
Participants will be introduced to the principles and skills of motivational interviewing and assess and integrate the them into their practice. Service providers will be challenged to assess what roadblocks they may encounter when working with clients, discuss how to repair this work, and utilize MI to build a strong therapeutic alliance as well as insights in a client’s motivation to change. This training will help providers attune their ear and clinical judgement to gauge where clients are in their change process. This training is highly interactive and requires participation.