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Intermediate/Advanced Training

  • Are you a helping professional at a complete loss when your clients get stuck?
  • Do you want to stop being the cheerleader for change and have your clients take an active role with their desired goals?
  • Do you often wonder if your techniques match and evolve with your client’s needs?
  • Would you like to be able to help facilitate healthy behavior change in a way that really works?

These are some of the tools this Motivational Interviewing workshop will equip you with:

  • How to roll with resistance with clients who are ambivalent with change
  • Identifying the back-story of what the client may not be telling you
  • Helping the client identify their desired goals
  • Strategies and techniques that create momentum for change
  • Intermediate exercises and training in MI
  • Differentiate and practice simple and complex reflections
  • Practice skills to elicit, recognize and reinforce change talk
  • Recognize and identity MI skills through role plays
  • Advance in all MI skills with focus on reducing client resistance to changing behavior
  • Learn some basics of the MITI 4.2.1 coding system and have the opportunity to have one of your MI conversations coded with feedback

Target Audience:

This workshop is geared towards for professionals working with clients with goals of health related behavior change: physicians, nurses, health educators, care managers, dietitians, social workers, counselors, psychologists, life coaches, clergy, probation/corrections officers, dentists, dental hygienists, personal trainers, etc.

What’s included in registration:

12 hours of training in Intermediate Training in MI
Resource materials
Beverages and Snacks

Intro for Intermediate Training: July 21, 2022

Register for Advanced Training: July 28, 2022


Schedule for Virtuals: 9 am – 1 pm PT, all $155

2 Trainings – $285

3 Trainings – $395

You will receive a Registration Confirmation email after filling out the form. It will include a link to PayPay to pay for registration(s). When paying specify which trainings you want to attend if 2 or 3.

**Please note the specials are for 1 person who wants to attend multiple trainings.

LIVE Trainings delayed due to COVID.