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Introduction to Motivational Interviewing (2 day course)

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North Inch Community Campus (ICT Room 16)

Gowans Terrace

Perth

PH1 5BF

United Kingdom

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An Introduction to the efficacy, uses and techniques employed in Motivational Interviewing.

This training is appropriate for practitioners who are in the role of conducing one-to-one therapeutic discussions with people who use drugs and alcohol, with the focus on making and sustaining healthy behaviour changes.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Define the nature of ambivalence about change
  • Demonstrate the spirit of motivational interviewing, integraterd with the OARS counselling skills to engage a person in personal conversation
  • Recall how Motivational Interviewing can influence change by intentionally evoking and strengthening natrual language (change talk)
  • Identify how Motivational Interviewing may be used within own practice setting.

ATTENDANCE AT BOTH DAYS IS COMPULSORY

WE ANTICIPATE THIS TRAINING COURSE TO BE VERY POPULAR. THEREFORE A MAXIMUM OF TWO PEOPLE PER TEAM ONLY, TO BOOK ON THIS COURSE.

PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH AND REFRESHMENTS FOR THE TWO DAYS.

Please be aware we require 48 hours’ notice if you need to cancel your place on this learning session.

If 48 hours’ notice is not given or if you fail to attend on the day, there may be a charge of £50 for non-attendance. To cancel your booking, please go to www.eventbrite.co.uk.

Alternatively you can contact the Housing and Community Safety Learning and Development team on 01738 477 828 or email hcctraining@pkc.gov.uk

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North Inch Community Campus (ICT Room 16)

Gowans Terrace

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