By the end of the session participants will be able to:
- define the nature of ambivalence about change
- demonstrate the spirit of motivational interviewing, integrated with the OARS counselling skills to engage a person in personal conversation
- recall how Motivational Interviewing can influence change by intentionally evoking and strengthening natural language (change talk)
- identify how Motivational Interviewing may be used within own practice setting.
Drug workers, housing and homelessness workers, social workers, GPs, nurses, teachers and mental health workers.