Psychology Workshop: A Workshop on Motivational Interviewing: Gaining Traction with Patients Who Feel Stuck

May 7, 2021

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a set of therapeutic skills with a strong evidence base in addressing health behaviors and can be used to address any problem behavior. This workshop will enable practitioners to better understand the “spirit” of MI and how it can be applied to facilitate change. A focus of the workshop will be on using MI to engage people in their mental health treatment, helping people who are unsure how to use treatment or who have reached a plateau in their progress. The workshop will include didactic learning and opportunities to practice MI skills. 

Target Audience

This activity is intended for psychologists, social workers, counselors, and other mental health professionals.

Learning Objectives

After this lecture the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify how to integrate motivational interviewing into other clinical orientations.
  2. State 3 core elements of the spirit of motivational interviewing that can be applied in clinical interactions.
  3. Describe and apply stage of change theory to helping patients motivate themselves toward desired behaviors.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 ACEP NBCC clock hours
  • 3.00 Category I credits for Social Workers
  • 3.00 CEU Hours for Psychologists
  • 3.00 Participation
Course opens: 
01/14/2021
Course expires: 
06/04/2021
Event starts: 
05/07/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
05/07/2021 - 12:15pm
Fee:
$75.00
Rating: 
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PSYCHOLOGY WORKSHOPS

This series offers 9.0 contact hours.

Friday, March 12, 2021, 9:00 am – 12:15 pm, Virtual Classroom 
Evidence Based Care for Refugee, Asylee, and Immigrant Patients
Rachel R. Singer, PhD and Renee DeBoard-Lucas, PhD 
This presentation meets the requirements of the topic of cultural and individual diversity.

Friday, May 7, 2021, 9:00 am - 12:15 pm, Virtual Classroom 
A Workshop on Motivational interviewing: Gaining Traction with Patients Who Feel Stuck 
Rachel Smolowitz, PhD

Friday, June 5, 2021, 9:00 am – 12:15 pm, Virtual Classroom 
Clinical Suicidology: Innovations in the Assessment and Treatment of Suicidal Risk
David Jobes, PhD, ABPP 
This presentation meets the requirements of the topic of laws ethics and risk management.

In the event an announced speaker is unable to present, Sheppard Pratt reserves the right to present an alternative speaker on a comparable subject.

There is no commercial support for this activity.

About this speaker

Rachel Smolowitz, PhD, is a clinical-community psychologist serving as the Program Manager for the Collaborative Care Program with Sheppard Pratt and GBMC, a program that provides behavioral health services within primary care practices. Dr. Smolowitz completed her doctoral program at the University of South Carolina, and wrote her dissertation on empowerment of adults with serious mental illness. She then worked as a clinical psychologist with adults who have co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders and developed the Sheppard Pratt smoking cessation program. Dr. Smolowitz is focused in her work on developing capacity to improve the lives of people with mental illness.

Disclosure Statements:

Sheppard Pratt holds the standard that its continuing medical education programs should be free of commercial bias and conflict of interest. In accord with Sheppard Pratt's Disclosure Policy, as well as standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Medical Association (AMA), all planners, reviewers, speakers and persons in control of content have been asked to disclose any relationship he /she (or a partner or spouse) has with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients, during the past 12 months. All planners, reviewers and speakers have also been asked to disclose any payments accepted for this lecture from any entity besides Sheppard Pratt, and if there will be discussion of any products, services or off-label uses of product(s) during this presentation.

Rachel Smolowitz, PhD,  reports having no financial interest, arrangement or affiliation with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients, during the past 12 months. She will not discuss any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients, or off-label uses in this presentation.

Event Planners/Reviewers Disclosures: The following event planners and/or reviewers are reported as having no financial interest, arrangement or affiliation with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients, during the past 12 months: Todd Peters, MD, Briana Riemer, MD, Deepak Prabhakar, MD, Faith Dickerson, PhD, Carrie Etheridge, LCSW-C, Tom Flis, LCPC, BCBA and Jennifer Tornabene.
 

This series offers 9.0 contact hours for attending all three dates.

Psychologist Statement: Sheppard Pratt is authorized by the State Board of Examiners of Psychologists as a sponsor of continuing education. Sheppard Pratt takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this continuing education activity.  Sheppard Pratt designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.0 contact hours for Psychologists.

Social Worker Statement: Sheppard Pratt is authorized by the Board of Social Work Examiners of Maryland to offer continuing education for Social Workers.  Sheppard Pratt takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this continuing education activity. This activity is approved for 3.0 contact hours in Category I credits for Social Workers.

Counselor Statement:  Sheppard Pratt has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5098.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  Sheppard Pratt is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.  This activity is available for 3.0 NBCC clock hours.

Available Credit

  • 3.00 ACEP NBCC clock hours
  • 3.00 Category I credits for Social Workers
  • 3.00 CEU Hours for Psychologists
  • 3.00 Participation

Price

Fee:
$75.00
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PSYCHOLOGY WORKSHOPS

This series offers 9.0 contact hours.

Friday, March 12, 2021, 9:00 am – 12:15 pm, Virtual Classroom 
Evidence Based Care for Refugee, Asylee, and Immigrant Patients
Rachel R. Singer, PhD and Renee DeBoard-Lucas, PhD 
This presentation meets the requirements of the topic of cultural and individual diversity.

Friday, May 7, 2021, 9:00 am - 12:15 pm, Virtual Classroom 
A Workshop on Motivational interviewing: Gaining Traction with Patients Who Feel Stuck 
Rachel Smolowitz, PhD

Friday, June 5, 2021, 9:00 am – 12:15 pm, Virtual Classroom 
Clinical Suicidology: Innovations in the Assessment and Treatment of Suicidal Risk
David Jobes, PhD, ABPP 
This presentation meets the requirements of the topic of laws ethics and risk management.

In the event an announced speaker is unable to present, Sheppard Pratt reserves the right to present an alternative speaker on a comparable subject.

REGISTRATION FEES

General Registration: Activity fee to attend one activity $75.
EARLY BIRD: ATTEND ALL 3 ACTIVITES FOR $150, offer expires MARCH 1, 2021.
Includes all three dates: March 12th, May 7th, and June 5th, 2021, offering 9 contact hours.

  • COMMUNITY COUPON: Add coupon code: Psych 2021 when purchasing all 3 activities.

Employees of Sheppard Pratt and affiliate agencies: Activity fee to attend one activity $45.
EARLY BIRD: ATTEND ALL 3 ACTIVITES FOR $75, offer expires MARCH 1, 2021.
Includes all three dates: March 12th, May 7th, and June 5th, 2021, offering 9 contact hours.

  • SHEPPARD PRATT COUPON: Add coupon code: SP Psych 2021 when purchasing all 3 activities.

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February 26, 2021: Friday, February 26, 2021 is the deadline to request a refund for withdrawal from the EARLY BIRD and receive a refund. Withdrawals from the EARLY BIRD are subject to a $40/20 administrative charge.
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