Motivational Interviewing (MI) in Groups: Applying your MI Skills in a Group Setting
Competency: Group Dynamics and Facilitation
Training Length: 90 minutes
Motivational interviewing (MI) is a goal-oriented, client-centered counseling style for eliciting behavior change by helping clients to explore and resolve ambivalence. Motivational interviewing techniques are most commonly used in a one on one interaction with an individual, however the techniques very much apply in the group setting of the National DPP Lifestyle Change program.In this advanced webinar, Lifestyle Coaches will take the basic principles of Motivational Interviewing a step further to apply these techniques in the lifestyle change program in order to maximize participant engagement and group support.
*This webinar is best suited for those who have previous training or experience in Motivational Interviewing.
After registering, you have 3 weeks (21 days) to complete this course at your own pace!
About DTTAC Advance™ Webinars
DTTAC Advance™ Webinars help sharpen the competencies of trained Lifestyle Coaches, Program Coordinators, and Master Trainers to successfully deliver the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP) lifestyle change program. These webinars complement Lifestyle Coach Training and are not a substitute for formal training. All DTTAC Advance™ Webinars qualify as Advanced Coach Training (ACT) for Lifestyle Coaches and Program Coordinators now required under CDC's 2021 DPRP Standards.
Group packages are available for medium to large National DPP networks. Please email DTTAC@emory.edu for more information on pricing and registration.