Utilizing Motivational Interviewing to Engage or Re-engage Clients in HIV Medical Care

July 8th, 2016 | 01:00pm EDT

Want to know how to ask the right questions, in the right way, at the right time? Motivational interviewing (MI) is a method that assists in asking the questions that will elicit deeper responses and results from your clients and patients. MI is a goal-oriented, client-centered counseling style for eliciting behavior change by helping clients to explore and resolve ambivalence. MI is utilized in facilitating and engaging intrinsic motivation within the client in order to change behavior. This webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Understanding motivational interviewing concepts
  • Understanding the connection between the stages of change and motivational interviewing
  • How MI helps to engage and empower clients
  • MI as an accountability tool for clients
  • How to train your linkage staff on MI
  • The importance of role plays and practice
  • Upcoming training opportunities
  • Case Study/Possible Role Play