course »Motivational Interviewing

Date: 8/14/2019, 9:30 am—12:30 pm
County: Alameda County
CEUs: 3
Location: Oakland
Sponsor: Lincoln
Phone: 510-273-4700, ext. 4331
This 3-hour training provides attendees with a basic understanding of Motivational Interviewing. Attendees will learn how to assess client/family motivation around change of actions and how to use Motivational interviewing open-ended questions, affirmations, reflections and summaries (OARS) to further enhance or consolidate the client’s change focus. Attendees will leave with the ability to differentiate between: sustain talk, discord and change talk, resulting in increased skills efficacy.