Working with System Involved Children, Youth and Families: Motivational Interviewing Techniques

This 3-hour workshop will focus on the applications of the Motivational Interviewing approach to working with System-Involved children, youth and families. Concepts such as Open Ended Questions, Reflecting, Affirming and Summarizing, Stages of Change and others will be discussed and practiced.  Theoretical material will be balanced with the use of video clips, role-plays, and exercises to develop practical strategies for immediate use.

Training Objectives: 

1. Attendees will further their knowledge of the Motivational Interviewing model.
2.  Attendees will become more comfortable and competent in utilizing the essential skills mentioned above to improve their clinical effectiveness.

Please email us at trainings@abetterwayinc.net for more information.

Location: Vallejo

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm

CEUs Available (3)