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Motivational Interviewing Workshops: Healthcare Provider Professional Development, Central West Self-Management Program

Etobicoke, Ontario
March 6, 2018
 
The Central West Self-Management Program is pleased to offer free Motivational Interviewing Workshops for health care providers.  These workshops give focused opportunity to practice motivational interviewing skills introduced to assist you with challenging client-clinician interactions.
 
The Art of Reflective Listening
Tuesday March 6, 2018
Etobicoke General Hospital - Boardroom
9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Breakfast Included
Prerequisites - Choices & Changes and/or Brief Action Planning. Register for an upcoming C&C or BAP session via https://www.cwselfmanagement.ca/choicesandchangesworkshops.
 
Do you struggle working with patients who are thinking about change but not ready to take action? In this workshop you will learn:

  • How to quickly establish rapport with patients?
  • Enhanced reflective listening skills to engage patients who are reluctant to make changes
  • How to gently raise discrepancy between patients values and behaviours to help motivate them to make healthy changes

Discussing the Benefits of Change: Skills to Elicit Change Talk
Tuesday March 6, 2018
Etobicoke General Hospital - Boardroom
1:00pm-4:00pm Lunch Included
Prerequisites - Choices & Changes and/or Brief Action Planning. Register for an upcoming C&C or BAP session via https://www.cwselfmanagement.ca/choicesandchangesworkshops
 
Are you tired of trying to convince patients to make changes? In this workshop you will learn:

  • How to ask questions that prompt patient's to discuss their own reasons for making healthy changes
  • Strategies to assess patient's readiness to make healthy changes

Audience: For those working in the Central West LHIN region in the areas of clinical services, rehabilitation, recreation, volunteer services, healthcare students & others supporting patient/client care.
 
Facilitator: Tammy Purdy MSW, RSW: Engaging and experienced clinician, member of the CAMH-Community of Practice in Motivational Interviewing, and a facilitator for Institute for Health Care Communication's Choices and Changes workshop. Tammy has been providing Motivational Interviewing skills training for several years.

Visit https://www.cwselfmanagement.ca/choicesandchangesworkshops or email [email protected] or call 1-844-643-7393 to register at no cost.
 
Workshops can also come to your health service organization and team in the Central West region at no cost. Email for more information.