Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a client-centered and conversational method of communication designed to assist helping professionals address clients' ambivalence to change. MI is recognized as a core component of a variety of interventions used by service providers, including those in substance abuse/addiction services, mental health, primary healthcare, education, and criminal justice.
Motivational Interviewing (MI) training will help you to:
- Develop unique listening and interviewing skills
- Identify and explore client ambivalence
- Respond to resistance
- Elicit and strengthen client change-talk
Our MI training was developed specifically to meet CEU requirements for alcohol and drug counselors, social workers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, crisis counselors, nursing and allied health professionals.