Motivational Interviewing Training

Cheryl Martin

Cheryl Martin

MA, RN, CASAC

Cheryl Martin, Integrated Health Trainer & Clinical Consultant, is a Motivational Interviewing Network Trainer and provides training and coaching to organizations in the Rochester area and in other communities in New York State. Training content ranges from basic to advanced MI, as well as on the development of the coaching skills needed to support continued growth in using this approach effectively. Read More

 Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a style of person-centered counseling developed to facilitate change in health-related behaviors that is being used across an increasingly broad range of healthcare services – including care management and wellness initiatives. Specific training topics and upcoming training opportunities are highlighted below.   

Training Topics:
  • Conversations about change
  • Spirit of motivational interviewing
  • Issue resistance and practical reasoning (sense making)
  • The method of MI
  • Listening: Understanding the person’s dilemma
  • Core Interviewing Skills: OARS
  • Exploring Values and Goals
  • Exchanging information

Who Should Attend?
Psychologists, social workers, drug and alcohol counselors, probation officers, domestic violence counselors and advocates, physicians, physicians assistants, nurses, dieticians, physical therapists, occupational therapists

After the training, participants will:
  • Understand the spirit and method of MI
  • Feel prepared to work with clients on behavior change issues
  • Listen and respond to Change Talk
  • Respond to Sustain Talk and Discord
  • Evoke hope and confidence

 

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“First of all, I would like to let you know how much I learned in MI training part 1, A LOT!  It was probably the most informative training that I have ever had.  Thank you!”

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