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Motivational Interviewing (MI)
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
Now Available For Preorder
Product Details
DVD Video - 4+ hours
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
11/14/2017 - Available Now for Pre-Order
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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  1. Apply the new 4-process framework to your clinical practice.
  2. Model the underlying style of MI that impacts client change.
  3. Construct questions designed to explore ambivalence about change, and learn how to use listening to evoke change talk.
  4. Determine the limitations of the righting reflex and other traps to avoid when promoting change.
  5. Detect change language and how listening promotes change.
  6. Ascertain how motivational interviewing is linked to efforts to promote change in a variety of mental health settings.

Motivational Interviewing

  • New 4-process framework
  • Address any problem connected to lifestyle, mood, anxiety & addiction
  • Ambivalence about change
  • MI with goal setting and change planning

Behavior Change

  • Hold back from solving problems for the client
  • Rapid engagement: why, what and how?
  • Live demonstration
  • The principles of MI are universal

Traps that Prevent Change

  • The "Righting Reflex" & other traps
  • Apply MI skills to avoid traps

Advice-Giving with Skill

  • What does skillful advice-giving look like?
  • Video and a live demonstration

Your Style and State of Mind

  • Three communication styles
  • Your state of mind and your progress in MI

Integrate Motivational Interviewing in Your Practice

  • MI complementing any therapeutic orientation (CBT/ACT/DBT)
  • The language you and the client use makes a big difference!
  • Addressing motivational problems in:
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Addictions
    • Medication adherence
    • Lifestyle & health behavior changes

Core Competencies & Skills of Motivational Interviewing

  • The spirit
  • Principles
  • Definition
  • Goal
  • Change talk & sustain talk
  • Listening MI style
  • Focus on change talk


Stephen Rollnick, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist and a co-founder of Motivational Interviewing (MI), as well as a co-founder of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). He developed many of the founding principles and strategies of MI.

Dr. Rollnick is an Honorary Distinguished Professor at the School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Wales. He has also worked for many years as a clinical psychologist in the British National Health Service. With a background in the addiction field, his interest turned to consultations about behavioral change in wider mental health & healthcare practice, where practitioners try to encourage clients to change their lifestyle and use of medication. He is the author of numerous books on MI, has just finished one for school teachers and is working on ones for sports coaches.

Dr. Rollnick’s work is focused on training practitioners and examining the use of MI in a range of clinical settings. He has trained practitioners in many countries and continents, and has published a wide range of research papers, articles and books.
Continuing Education Credits

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Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this self-study package.

CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.

There may be an additional fee for CE certificates. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Addiction Counselors, Case Managers, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Psychologists, Social Workers, and other Mental Health Professionals