Motivational Interviewing: Intermediate Level

Event details

9:00am - 5:00pm

London Road Community Hospital, Derby

London Road
United Kingdom

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52.9153132, -1.4676352

Event Organiser

NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679

Motivational Interviewing: Intermediate Level

One Day Practical Workshop

18th October 2021

Venue: London Road Community Hospital, Derby DE1 2QY. Ref. 2959

Speaker: Dr. Aftab Laher

Lecturer in Clinical Psychology/Consultant Clinical Psychologist


This is a follow-up intermediate level workshop for health professionals who have either already attended the ‘Motivating the Unmotivated’ introductory workshop or have some introductory knowledge of motivational interviewing.  The emphasis will be on learning and developing the core practical skills of Motivational interview in the context of interventions within a physical health or mental health setting (the degree of focus on physical or mental health will depend on the background of the majority of the delegates).  Delegates should be prepared to talk about anonymised clinical cases and engage in role play/interactive exercises.


Specific content will include:

  • Consolidating on OARS: Client-centred listening skills
  • Recognising change talk and resistance
  • Eliciting and strengthening change talk
  • Rolling with resistance
  • Developing a change plan
  • Consolidating commitment to change
  • Integrating MI with other interventions


CPD Certificate of attendance awarded at end of the course: 7.25 hours.


Fee: £130

Limited funded places may be available for AHPs & Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

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