Motivational Interviewing Winter 2019
Motivational Interviewing - Winter 2019
This professional development program is presented through the Alabama AIDS Education & Training Center (Alabama AETC) at the MAO Learning Center,
in partnership with the Medical Advocacy & Outreach (MAO) Division of Behavioral Health.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
MAO Learning Center, 2530 Fisk Road, Montgomery, Alabama 36111
10 AM – 3 PM
(Onsite check-in begins at 9:30 AM)
$30 Registration Fee
Lunch will be provided.
Motivational Interviewing is a counseling method that helps people resolve ambivalent feelings and insecurities to find the internal motivation they need to change their behavior. It is a practical, empathetic, and short-term process that takes into consideration how difficult it is to make life changes. Prepare to include Motivational Interviewing in your toolbox. This dynamic professional development experience offers 4 contact hours for social workers and counselors. Partial credit will not be offered. To receive continuing education credit for your attendance you must be present for the duration of the activity and complete an immediate post-event evaluation.
- Become familiar with the theory of Motivational Interviewing
- Understand the Stages of Chance
- Learn the processes of Motivational Interviewing
- Apply the technique in practice using the core skills of Motivational Interviewing
Courtney Cavin, MS, AADC, LPC
Coordinator of Outpatient Services – South, The Bridge, Inc.
Medical Advocacy and Outreach (MAO) is an approved NBCC Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6882, and an approved Continuing Education Provider with the Alabama Board of Social Worker Examiners, Provider No. 0134. Advance registrations for this program must be made online by 6 PM on February 19th. Late registrations will require higher participation fees. When online registrations close, course listings will display "Unavailable".
To better assist those wishing to be placed on a Waiting List or have specific questions, please CALL (334) 280-3349, EXT. 2080 OR E-MAIL EMERRIWEATHER@MAOI.ORG!