Difficult to Engage Clients: Overcoming Resistance with Motivational Interviewing

Date: October 24, 2019 Price: $35.00 Time: 9:00am-11:00am CEUs: 2 Class Type: Classroom
Level: Intermediate Instructor: Mary Jane Creely MS, APRN Domain(s): 5,6,4,7,12 Domain Chart

2 Nurse Contact Hours or 2 CEUS* (SW, CD, MHC)

Training provides an overview of client engagement styles as well as resistance to change. The 'Stages of Changes' are explored and defined with behavioral examples. Use of the Evidence Based Practice of Motivational Interviewing is outlined as an approach to change management. The attendees will have an opportunity to practice 'Change Talk' with several scenarios. Discussion of application to community based care and outpatient settings will be conducted in the wrap- up.

*PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive a CEU Certificate, each participant must complete a Post Test and Evaluation within 10 days after the training. (Instructions will be provided.)

  *This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Northeast Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.