Motivational Interviewing: Helping Clients Make Changes

When: Friday, April 5, 2019

Where: Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, 815 Route 37 West, Toms River, NJ 08755

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Registration: $89 per person by 2/14/19 or             $99 per person after 2/14/19

Description: Motivational Interviewing is proven to be effective for common clinical mental health problems such as addiction, anxiety, depression, and dual diagnoses, as well as other unhealthy lifestyle and self-defeating behaviors.  This course will refresh participants on the principles and values of person-centered counseling and motivational interviewing approaches to be utilized within mental health treatment. During this training, participants will learn and practice critical skills and techniques that assist clients with moving along the stages of change towards continuous and sustained action.

Speaker: Katherine Glick, LPC, LCADC, CCS, ACS, SAP, MAC, BCHHP

Approved for 6 Clinical Continuing Education Hours

Objectives:

  • Recognize core principles and the spirit of Motivational Interviewing and its application in mental health treatment
  • Utilize intentional effective communication strategies in order to assist clients in their process of change.
  • Apply core principles and 3 techniques of Motivational Interviewing (focusing on change talk, rolling with resistance, exploring ambivalence) to experiential and role-play exercises.

 

Speaker: Katherine Glick, LPC, LCADC, CCS, ACS, SAP, MAC, BCHHP

Education:

(Candidate) Doctor of Philosophy, Human Sexuality Studies, Widener University, Chester, PA Expected December, 2020

(Candidate) Master of Education, Sexuality Education, Widener University, Chester, PA Expected May, 2019

Master of Arts, Forensic Mental Health Counseling, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY May, 2009

Bachelor of Arts, Forensic Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY Magna Cum Laude, Dean’s List May, 2007

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