Person-Centered Engagement and Behavior Change: A Motivational Interviewing Skill Building Training
Motivational Interviewing is an evidenced-based communication style. This 6-hour training will provide the foundational skills necessary to establish client rapport, client engagement in the treatment process and/or intervention, motivate clients towards behavior change, and briefly explore clients’ ambivalence, support efforts to reduce risk behaviors by acknowledging and enhancing natural capacities and strength base qualities. Motivational Interviewing is communication skills that participants will use immediately with their next clients after the training. This is an educational and fun training environment.
Upon completion of this evidenced-based course, participants will be able to:
- Understand and describe the Motivational Interviewing communication style
- Understand the spirit of Motivational Interviewing to establish a therapeutic rapport/client engagement
- Understand and demonstrate basic skills of OARS: open-ended questions, affirmations, reflections, and summary statements all to elicit change talk
K-State Polytechnic is a pre-approved continuing education provider approved by the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board. Provider number 15-005.
Date: Friday, September 25, 2020
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: K-State Polytechnic in Salina, Kansas
Continuing education credits: 6 hours
Cost: $85 per person, see multiple registrant discounts below
Registration deadline: Friday, September 18, 2020
Registration fee includes course instruction and materials and parking permit. Meals and travel are not included in the registration fee and are the attendee's responsibility.
For questions, please contact Professional Education and Outreach at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our toll free number at 855-552-0079.
DISCOUNTS AND REGISTRATION FEE SCHOLARSHIP
A discounted rate is offered for companies or organizations sending multiple attendees. Discounts are tied to number of attendees as follows:
|Number of registrants||Available discount||Total price|
|3 registrants per company||1 registration 50% off||$212.50|
|4 registrants per company||1 registration free||$255|
For companies or organizations sending more than four employees, discounts will be applied in the same increments as indicated above.
If you have any questions regarding the event or your registration, please contact the K-State Polytechnic Professional Education and Outreach office at 855-552-0079 (Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm) or email email@example.com.