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Principles of Motivational Interviewing

Date & Time of Recording:
June 29, 2020 | Self-paced
  • 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 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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