Learning Curve Institute: Remote Learning - An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

Remote Learning - An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing:

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

This Motivational Interviewing training workshop is delivered live by The Learning Curve Institute over two full days using Zoom the remote conferencing platform. This is an excellent opportunity to avail of this training while working from home.

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 two day eLearning course will equip the attendees with a sound understanding of Motivational Interviewing theory and skills.

This remote training course will allow you to interact with your trainer and other participants in a virtual classroom where, in addition to the workshop content there will be live discussions, question & answer sessions and skills practice. You can access the course wherever you have an internet connection; on a desktop, tablet or even a smartphone.

The course 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.

Dates: 22 & 23 October 2020 | 09:30 – 16:30 (GMT+1) each day

For full details on the course please click here:
https://www.thelearningcurve.ie/online-learning/remote-learning-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 participants with a sound understanding of Motivational Interviewing theory and skills. The objective 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:

Particpants will 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
  • 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 pre-course questionnaire to each participant in order to ensure the training meets the needs of everyone in the group and is tailored to the appropriate level while also covering specific situations or scenarios as highlighted by the group.

In addition, there is a post course support system available whereby participants are provided with the contact details of the trainer and are free to contact them with any questions they may have.

Costs:

Price - €245.00
This includes a copy of the workshop slides, other supporting documents and links to relevant literature by email and a certificate from The Learning Curve Institute.

Booking:

To secure a place on the workshop go to https://www.thelearningcurve.ie/e-learning/remote-learning-an-introduction-to-motivational-interviewing 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 immediate booking is advisable.

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

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
4th Sep, 2020
Region
Online via Zoom
Expiry Date
23rd Oct, 2020