DIMENSIONS: Motivational Interviewing for Behavior Change – Level I

In this two-day intensive training, participants will learn the fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing (MI), a collaborative conversational style that strengthens a person’s own motivation and commitment to change. Participants will be guided through a sequence of learning activities to support the development of proficiency in the application of MI. Through activities designed to facilitate a deep understanding of the core MI concepts, participants will have an opportunity to practice and implement basic MI skills and strategies to reinforce their learning.

Upcoming Trainings
The next DIMENSIONS: Motivational Interviewing for Behavior Change – Level I training will be held at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado on Monday, July 24 and Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

Register Now for July 24-25, 2017 Training

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Training Objectives
1) Explore ways to enhance behavior change using the MI approach;
2) Learn the key principles of MI, including the MI “heart” set and core processes;
3) Learn core MI skills, including OARS;
4) Engage in activities that illustrate the fundamental MI skills and strategies;
5) Practice MI skills and strategies designed to evoke motivation for change.

Program Cost
The two-day training is $600. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Who Should Attend?
Any healthcare professional who:
1) Works with people to change their health behaviors;
2) Is interested in translating their MI knowledge into practice;
3) Wants a hands on opportunity to hone their MI skills.


DIMENSIONS: Motivational Interviewing for Behavior Change – Level I Training – February 28, 2017