Learning Curve Institute: An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing:

This workshop has been approved by The Irish Nursing Board, An Bord Altranais and The Psychological Society of Ireland and The Addiction Counsellors of Ireland for CPD points.

This Motivational Interviewing training workshop will be delivered by The Learning Curve Institute over two full days in Dublin this October. Motivational Interviewing is a client-centred approach that elicits behavioural changes by assisting individuals to explore and resolve ambivalence. This approach is especially helpful with individuals who are less motivated. Research has shown Motivational Interviewing to be helpful with a wide range of client groups and issues. This course will equip the attendees with a sound understanding of Motivational Interviewing theory and skills.

The workshop is ideal for anyone working in addiction, counselling or in the community or voluntary sector who would like to upskill and be trained in Motivational Interviewing from one of Ireland’s top addiction trainers.

NOTE: The training will comply with Government regulations relating to Covid 19. Should regulations not permit face to face training participants will have the option of taking part in this workshop remotely, via Zoom.

Dates and Location:

  • Dublin 2: The Carmelite Community Centre, 56 Aungier St., Dublin D02 T258
    22 and 23 October 2020 | 09.30am – 4.30pm

For full details on the course please click here: www.thelearningcurve.ie/public-training/an-introduction-to-motivational-interviewing

About the Course:

Developed by Miller and Rollnick, this approach is especially helpful with individuals who are less motivated. Research has shown Motivational Interviewing to be helpful with a wide range of client groups and issues. This two day course will equip the attendees with a sound understanding of Motivational Interviewing theory and skills. The objective of this workshop is to provide the theory of Motivational Interviewing and the space to practise the skills associated with Motivational Interviewing.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. To equip participants with the tools to enable them to develop and build on their own counselling skills.
  2. To build on and expand existing knowledge in relation to Motivational Interviewing within the group.
  3. To enhance confidence in participants’ use of Motivational Interviewing Skills.
    • To become familiar with the general Principles of Motivational Interviewing
    • Express empathy
    • Develop discrepancy
    • Roll with resistance
    • Support self-efficacy
    • Avoid arguments.
  4. To provide space and time for participants to become familiar with Motivational Interviewing and use the following core skills:
    • Listening
    • Use of Open-ended questions
    • Affirming
    • Reflective Listening
    • Summarising
    • Eliciting “change talk”

Certification:

Attendees will each be awarded a Certificate of Completion in “An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing” from The Learning Curve Institute.

About The Learning Curve Institute:

The Learning Curve Institute (LCI) is Ireland’s leading specialist trainer in mental health, addiction and best practice in the workplace providing a bespoke service to healthcare professionals, education establishments and industry.

Some of the organisations and bodies that The LCI has delivered in-house training workshops and courses to over the past 11 years are:

  • EmployAbility
  • Health Service Executive
  • The Probation Service
  • The Defence Forces
  • Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
  • The Houses of the Oireachtas
  • Element Six, De Beers Group
  • Merchants Quay
  • Maynooth University
  • The Simon Communities: Dublin, Dundalk, Galway, Belfast and Cork
  • The Homeless Agency
  • Peter McVerry Trust
  • International School of Lausanne, Switzerland

Other Information:

The Learning Curve Institute offers a unique post course support system whereby participants are provided with the contact details of the trainer and are free to contact him/her with any questions they may have.

Cost:

€245.00 per person
This includes an emailed copy of the workshop slides, other supporting documents and links to relevant literature and a certificate from The Learning Curve Institute.

Booking:

To secure a place on the workshop go to https://www.thelearningcurve.ie/public-training/an-introduction-to-motivational-interviewing/28 and book online. For further information or assistance regarding bookings contact the office on 098 25530 or email info@thelearningcurve.ie

The course has a limited amount of spaces available so early booking is highly advisable.

Website: http://www.thelearningcurve.ie
Phone: 098 25530
Email: info@thelearningcurve.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
4th Sep, 2020
Region
Dublin 2 or Online
Expiry Date
23rd Oct, 2020