Presentation Description: This presentation is based off the book “Motivational interviewing in Groups” by Chris Wagner and Karen Ingersol. Motivational Interviewing can be particularly helpful in group settings to keep the focus on change and also to build momentum towards behavior change. During this session several techniques will be demonstrated and allow participants the opportunity to practice using them.
- Identify two primary ways that Motivational Interviewing is being utilized in group treatment
- Discuss MI in a group role play scenario
- Identify at least 3 ready-to-use MI strategies for group practice