Motivational Interviewing and Young People

This is a one or two day course

Aims:
To understand the basic clinical style of Motivational Interviewing and its application with young people

Objectives:

By the end of the course the participants will be able to:

  • Describe the principles and strategies used in motivational interviewing
  • Comprehend the fundamental underlying sprit of motivational interviewing
  • Demonstrate empathic counseling skills and the use of OARS within this
  • Utilize a motivational interviewing style to meet resistance
  • Demonstrate consolidation of knowledge through skills practice