Training: Introduction to Motivational Interviewing (MI)Training

What is Motivational Interviewing?

Motivational Interviewing is a skills based intervention that aims to support self-efficacy and resolve ambivalence facilitating confidence in your clients to bring about significant cognitive or behavioural change. An evidenced based person centred way of building on existing strengths supporting clients to positively grow and change.

Motivational Interviewing is a skills based intervention that aims to support self-efficacy and resolve ambivalence facilitating confidence in your clients to bring about significant cognitive or behavioural change. An evidenced based person centred way of building on existing strengths supporting clients to positively grow and change.

Who is the training for?

The training is for people who work with others in a variety of settings, GPs, personal trainers, nurses, social workers, care workers, teachers, managers, counsellors, youth workers and/or (not exclusive) substance misuse workers.By the end of the course you will be familiar with:

  • The Four Processes of MI
  • The spirit of MI
  • How to identify change talk and sustain talk
  • How to use the core Skills; Open ended questions; Affirming; Reflective Listening; Summarising
  • Be ready to practice the skills

About Majella Greene

Majella has over 15 years experience as an MI trainer coupled with 20+ years (though you’d never know it to look at her!) as a MI practitioner working with substance use, mental health, HIV+ and private practice clients. As a clinical supervisor Majella has used MI to develop and build teams to work utilizing their strengths. Expect an interactive course delivered with joy and energy. The introduction to MI is a 2-day course teaching and practising the essential skills and spirit of MI. The course is interactive, with lots of group work discussions, skills practice and examples of how MI can work.

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