Motivational Interviewing: Intermediate Skills (Spring 2022)
Date(s) - 04/13/2022 - 05/11/2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This course builds on the fundamental motivational interviewing concepts learned in Basic Motivational Interviewing. In this course, you will expand your skills related to using OARS (open-ended questions, affirmations, reflections and summaries). You will build confidence working with resistant clients and learn how to best integrate MI skills into your work setting.
This virtual course includes both online coursework (reading, videos, assignments) as well as weekly Live Learning Sessions via Zoom web conferencing. The live sessions will be highly interactive and include both large and small group practice.
Live Learning Sessions:
2-3 pm MT on Wednesdays
- April 13
- April 20
- April 27
- May 4
- May 11
Time commitment: 2-3 hours per week (1-2 hours homework and 1 hour Live Learning Session)
Prerequisite: Basic Motivational Interviewing course