DIMENSIONS: Motivational Interviewing for Behavior Change – Level I (Introductory)
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.
Who should attend? Any healthcare professional who:
- Works with people to change their health behaviors;
- Is interested in translating their MI knowledge into practice;
- Wants a hands on opportunity to hone their MI skills.