Motivational Interviewing Regional Training - Allentown, PA

Event info: 

This two-day, regionally based training will be presented in Allentown, PA on September 19-20. Through lecture, discussion, PowerPoint presentations, video, role-play, and partner activities, this presentation will provide participants with:

  • Insight into the role of cognitive interventions in evidence-based practice.
  • An understanding of concepts and vocabulary specific to Miller and Rollnick's theory of motivational interviewing and its role in trauma-informed practice.
  • An understanding of how behaviors change through a presentation of Prochaska and DiClemente's stages of change model.
  • Awareness of the righting reflex as an impediment to effective interventions.
  • Opportunity through practice exercises to develop and hone skills with specific communication strategies known as OARS.
  • A specialized module to assist supervisors and Motivational Interviewing champions to conduct in-house skills practice.
Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 09:00
End Date: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 17:30
Location: 
Valley Youth House
3400 Highpoint Blvd.
Betheleham, PA 18008
United States
Event Type: 

Upcoming Training - Allentown, PA: Motivational Interviewing

This two-day, regionally based training will be presented in Allentown, PA on September 19-20. Through lecture, discussion, PowerPoint presentations, video, role-play, and partner activities, this presentation will provide participants with:

  • Insight into the role of cognitive interventions in evidence-based practice.
  • An understanding of concepts and vocabulary specific to Miller and Rollnick's theory of motivational interviewing and its role in trauma-informed practice.
  • An understanding of how behaviors change through a presentation of Prochaska and DiClemente's stages of change model.
  • Awareness of the righting reflex as an impediment to effective interventions.
  • Opportunity through practice exercises to develop and hone skills with specific communication strategies known as OARS.
  • A specialized module to assist supervisors and Motivational Interviewing champions to conduct in-house skills practice.

Presented by:
Dru Greene, President, Justis LLC

When:
September 19 - 20, 2017

Register at:  https://nspn.memberclicks.net/index.php?option=com_mc&view=mc&mcid=form_240215
Note: There is no registration fee for RHY grantees