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Motivational Interviewing to Improve Patient Adherence to Illness and Disease Management

 

​Friday, February 13, 2015
Preferred registration deadline: February 6th

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

6 CEUs

Anjanette A. Wells, PhD, MSW, LCSW
Assistant Professor, Brown School
Andrea Moline Glarner, MSW, LCSW, CCDP-D
Substance Abuse Counselor, COMTREA
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a collaborative and empowering approach effective with patient health behavior change and adherence to illness and disease management, through the use of patient-centered skills and strategies.

This workshop is tailored to medical social workers and other health care providers working with patients who experience multiple adherence barriers and stressors. We will practicing the basic skills and strategies of MI OARS (Open-ended, Affirmations, Reflections, Summaries), and the Four Processes (1. Engaging, 2. Focusing, 3. Evoking, and 4. Planning).Explore ways to elicit and respond effectively to change talk. We will learn how to help clients resolve ambivalence and talk themselves into change, developing strategies for working with clients who seem resistant to change. Class size is limited to 30.


$100 General Admission
$60 Brown School Field Instructors
$20 Full-Time Graduate Students

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