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Principles of Motivational Interviewing

Date & Time of Recording:
June 29, 2020
  • On-demand video
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This recorded webinar will introduce participants to the principles of motivational interviewing and discuss how it can be employed in multiple practice settings. Introduction to best practices in approaching patients/clients who have a substance use disorder will be the primary focus. The steps in a brief SBIRT interview will be discussed and there will be a focus on the future development of skills that will improve practice.

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the principles of motivational interviewing in working with individuals with a substance use disorder.
  • Discuss the ways that motivational interviewing can be used and in different practices.
  • Describe and use the techniques described in the webinar.
Conflict of Interest Statement Planners, Faculty and content specialists must disclose any conflicts of interest and will inform the audience of any such conflicts prior to beginning their presentation. In order to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor at all programs, the planners/faculty must make full disclosure indicating any relationship with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers and/or corporations whose products or services are related to pertinent therapeutic area. The Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) is a multi-year initiative supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to address barriers to access in rural communities related to substance use disorder, including opioid use disorder
Credits Available
  • Social Workers
    SC Board of Social Work Examiners
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 1.5 social work hours of continuing education by Pee Dee AHEC, a part of the South Carolina AHEC system, as defined by the South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners.
  • Respiratory Therpists
    Continuing Respiratory Education System of AARC
    Credit Statement
    The Continuing Respiratory Education (CRCE) system of the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) grants Category 1 approval for the above-named course. Total hours approved: 1.5
  • Counselors/Therapists
    SC Board of Examiners for Professional Counselors
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 1.5 hours of continuing education by Pee Dee AHEC, a division of SC AHEC, under its accreditation by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
  • All Participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides 1.5 CEUs by Pee Dee AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
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