CHW CONNECT: Motivational Interviewing

Date / Time

February 1, 2023

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


CHW Connect: Motivational Interviewing: training provided by Office of Community Engagement and Neighborhood Health Partnerships.

Date and time: 1-3 p.m. Feb. 1

Description: Motivational Interviewing is a course that teaches participants to use active listening skills along with a client-centered and directive approach to helping clients explore and work with their ambivalence about behavior change.

Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize that ambivalence is a normal element in change.
  • Understand the relationship between motivation and the interpersonal interaction between the client and practitioner.
  • Use active listening skills to engage a client in the change process.
  • Apply the spirit, principles and skills of motivational interviewing to helping clients change undesirable behavior.

Zoom registration.

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