Motivational Interviewing Part 1 & 2

Motivational Interviewing  (MI) is a collaborative, goal-oriented method of communication with particular attention to the language of change. It is intended to strengthen personal motivation & commitment to a change goal by eliciting and exploring an individual's own arguments for change. This evidence-based practice is used in numerous settings including: shelters, child welfare, and many other diverse populations. This two part class will review the basic concepts of MI and how to apply them in your practice.