Motivational Interviewing

Price $187.00

Motivational Interviewing

This online course is based on the latest edition of Miller and Rollnick’s book Motivational Interviewing.

An evidence-based therapy, it teaches an organised way of helping clients who are reluctant to make changes to improve their health. Basically, it’s a way of having a conversation about change.

You will learn how to support a person’s changes in diet, smoking, substance abuse, exercise, and medication usage; how to generate motivation in people who are not motivated; how to help your clients form a constructive plan for change; and how to constructively respond to a client’s resistance to change.

What you need to know:

  • The course consists of 9 lessons, and 35 topics (see Course Details tab)
  • A Motivational Reference booklet is downloadable and yours to keep
  • Most lessons include a video demonstration of skills
  • A number of quizzes reinforce key learnings
  • The duration is approximately 6.5 hours (or less).
  • This is not a webinar or virtual presentation, it is a self-paced online course you can access anytime that suits you.
  • You have 30 days access to complete the course.
  • A certificate is issued upon completion.

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