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Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

Program Date & Time:
June 7, 2024 | 9:00am-4:00pm
  • In-person
Registration Fee:
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Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
Registration Deadline:
6/6/24 11:59 PM
Cancellation Deadline:
6/6/24 11:59 PM
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Motivational interviewing is a therapeutic style that has grown in popularity in the counseling profession because of its ease of application and effective results. Learning the basics of motivational interviewing and how to apply them within your professional field will heighten your effectiveness with your clients. Motivational interviewing allows the client to be the engine behind making changes in their lives and leads the client to the kind of self-awareness that promotes true and often lasting change.

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

  • Use basic working knowledge of Motivational Interviewing.
  • Discuss the principles of Motivational Interviewing.
  • Demonstrate reflective listening and open-ended questions and understand the importance of these techniques.
  • List the stages of change.
Pee Dee AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials. Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring any conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest. Provisions of these educational activities by Pee Dee AHEC does not imply endorsement by Pee Dee AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.
Credits Available
  • Social Worker
    SC Board of Social Work Examiners (Non-SW)
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 5.5 non-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.
  • Counselors/Therapist
    SC Board of Examiners for Professional Counselors
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 5.5 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 other participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides .55 CEUs by Pee Dee AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Locations/Participation Options
  • Location:
    Florence , SC Details

If you have questions about the credits, location/video conference information, or any other details specific to this particular program, please reach out to the contact(s) below:

  • Name:
    Kimberly Morris
  • Name:
    Nita Jackson
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