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We've all had clients we don't feel like we're connecting with... maybe they aren't engaged or we just can't get anywhere...

Your therapy is at a stand still and, often, these clients drop out altogether.

The power of Motivational Interviewing (MI) can jump-start change and be integrated with trauma-informed care to work with more complex clients… You can even treat co-occurring conditions such as PTSD, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, and more.

Here's your chance to harness this power in your therapy office. When you register now for this one-of-a-kind comprehensive MI course, you are getting cutting-edge training to:

  • Empower clients to do their own trauma processing long after they leave your therapy office
  • Dialogues and role-playing exercises so you can gain new confidence with tough clients
  • Prepare your clients to be receptive to treatment and quiet their arguments against change
  • De-escalate suicidal and crisis clients, quickly and effectively
  • Replace ambivalence with motivation, even with mandated clients

PLUS, when you register now you get 4 FREE bonuses to explore additional popular therapeutic approaches, conduct group sessions, and more!

Don't ever give up on a client or let them give up on therapy. Drive change that transforms your clients' lives — healing their trauma while getting them to take action to improve their lives!

Trauma-Informed Motivational Interviewing
Treat Anxiety, Depression, Substance Use, PTSD & More

$504.95 Value
Just $199.99 Today!
Plus, earn up to 11.75 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline
Learn from TWO interdisciplinary, internationally recognized trainers!

Kristin Dempsey, EdD, LPCC, LMFT, specializes in working with clients experiencing co-occurring mental health problems including trauma, substance use, eating disorders, and more. As a Motivational Interviewing Networker of Trainers (MINT) certified trainer, she is renowned for her integration of MI with other therapies and trains thousands of clinicians and other professionals in MI each year.

Click here for information about Kristin Dempsey

Ali Hall, JD, has been specializing in MI for more than 16 years. She has facilitated more than 2500 MI workshops as a MINT lead trainer. Ali has extensive experience using MI with criminal justice, wraparound services, chronic disease, health care providers, and more.

Click here for information about Ali Hall

What You'll Discover Inside Each Module
The modules inside this course have been expertly designed and organized so you can build upon the knowledge you gain, step-by-step. Move through the self-paced modules, beginning with the basics, enhancing your skills to work with more advanced and complex client cases.
Motivational Interviewing Foundations

Understand foundational MI principles, how they work together, and their clinical impact. You'll learn how to prepare clients to be more receptive to treatment, assess internal conflict that is preventing change, and build an environment of open communication between you and your clients. You'll also get dialogues to help you change client ambivalence into motivation and action, all while using a strengths-based lens.
Trauma-Informed Techniques for Motivational Interviewing

Learn how to integrate the principles of MI and fundamental skills of trauma-informed care.

You will gain and further your education on how trauma presents in the brain, body, and mind. Then you will explore how to meet clients where they are, even if their feelings are "out of control", so you can build a supportive environment. Lastly, you will gain the knowledge to implement a client-driven approach that will build autonomy and collaboration — empowering them with the skills to do their own trauma-processing work.
Respond to and Engage Clients for Rapid Recovery

Build upon your theoretical knowledge of MI and trauma-informed care by teaching clinical skills to respond to and engage your clients in ways that support rapid recovery.

Begin by discovering new ways to use open-ended questions, affirmation, and paths to reduce client overwhelm from trauma and empower them to make their own life decisions. Learn the "provide-elicit-provide" therapeutic process of communication and reflective listening, so you can honor your client's trauma narrative and support growth.
Navigating Co-Occurring Conditions, Suicidality, & Mental Health Crises

Now that you have the toolbox to integrate trauma-informed MI skills, this module will take you one step further. You will learn the ins and outs of treating clients with more complex problems, such as co-occurring disorders, suicidality, and other mental health crises. You'll discover assessment tools, role-playing dialogues, guidelines for practice, how to repair discord in therapy, strategies to evoke commitment, and chance.

Plus you'll get highly specialized training in working with crisis clients. You will walk away understanding how the principles of MI can be used to move clients from chaos to stability. You'll learn from case studies on clients who engage in self-harm and those impacted by natural disasters.
Working with Mandated Clients

Understand the unique challenges of working with clients that are currently or previously incarcerated or are coming to therapy for any other reason than voluntarily. Learn the most effective responses to create a shared therapeutic agenda, support autonomy, and prevent ruptures or discord in the therapeutic relationship.
Trauma-Informed Motivational Interviewing

$504.95 Value, Incredible Savings!
Plus, earn up to 11.75 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline
Integrate MI with CBT & DBT

Blend MI with two of the most popular and in-demand therapeutic approachesCBT and DBT. Whether you're trained in CBT and DBT or new to both, you'll gain practical techniques you can use tomorrow. You'll explore stages of change, behavior activation, and how to get clients to do their homework — plus, you'll learn through interactive case studies and dialogues.

Motivational Interviewing for Group Therapy

Learn how to apply your MI skills to enhance group therapy by using new techniques to keep the group on topic, getting trained with basic to advanced conversation-shaping techniques, blending specific MI stages with stages of group development, and using the Plan, Evoke, Focus, Engage strategy when you have a room of clients in front of you!

Motivational Interview Skills for Collective Trauma

In this one-of-kind bonus module, you'll learn skills to empower your clients to advocate for themselves, and their communities, and keep clients motivated to make positive changes in their lives (especially in the face of social inequities).

Motivational Interviewing for Mental Health Clinicians: A Toolkit for Skills Enhancement
Jennifer Frey, PhD | Click here for information about Jennifer Frey
Ali Hall, JD | Click here for information about Ali Hall

Learn a variety of tools and strategies designed to help you apply the spirit of MI so you can more effectively evoke people's own interests, experiences, and good ideas for change. You'll learn:

  • How to use MI to support clients experiencing a variety of mental health issues
  • Activities to help you more deeply explore the fundamental concepts, spirit, and tools of MI
  • MI skills in practive through sample conversation scripts
  • Exercises to assess your progress and gain confidence in your skills

Trauma-Informed Motivational Interviewing:
Rapid Results with PTSD & Co-Occurring Disorders

$504.95 Value, Incredible Savings!

Plus, earn up to 11.75 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, and the research base of MI continues to expand with new studies. MI is for more than just substance abuse clients, it can help clients struggling with PTSD, anxiety, depression, and other chronic mental health problems. Enhancing MI with trauma-sensitive care gives you the opportunity to provide a higher standard of care for all your clients. You're able to tackle more than "just surface behavior", and instead, make inroads that connect inner pain with your client's present life circumstances so clients can take charge of their own healing.

Motivational interviewing can help any healthcare, in addition to mental health, professional get their clients on track with at-home recommendations such as physical rehab programs, medication compliance, lifestyle changes, and other areas where you encounter patient resistance. MI brings a non-pathologizing approach to clients and can be used in diverse settings from emergency rooms, to therapy offices, to yearly annual hospital exams.

Plus, trauma-informed care continues to be a cutting-edge and growing research area with strong implications in clinical practice.

Yes! Your satisfaction is guaranteed so you can register for this training without risk. We're so confident that you'll learn from this course, but if you're not satisfied call us at 800-844-8260.

We encourage you to take the time to explore the online video training, role-plays, insightful commentary, interventions, and examples — you will have compelling new clinical strategies that you can immediately start applying in your practice!

Immediately! You can start your training as soon as you register. You will have on-demand and unlimited access to all the materials.
100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Register for this intensive training course without risk. If you're not completely satisfied, give us a call at 800-844-8260.

We’re that confident you'll find this learning experience to be all that's promised and more than you expected.
Trauma-Informed Motivational Interviewing:
Rapid Results with Depression, Anxiety, PTSD & More

$504.95 Value, Incredible Savings!
Plus, earn up to 11.75 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline

NOTE: No additional discounts or coupons may be applied to this course.
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