Participants must have prior experience in counselling and clinical communication skills or possess equivalent client care experience in order to participate (the program will not teach basic counselling and therapy skills).
This course provides an overview of the four-process model of motivational interviewing (MI) based on the book, Motivational Interviewing: Helping People Change (Third edition, 2013 ). The course prepares practitioners to implement the four-process model in diverse practice settings.
Certification and Accreditation
The course is accredited as follows:
The Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA): 22 CEC hours
The Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists (OACCPP): 22 CEC hours
Continuing Professional Development has designated the above program with University of Toronto Accreditation status, and has awarded it with the following credits. - Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada: 22.0 Section 1 hours; - College of Family Physicians of Canada: 22.0 Mainpro+ credits (1 credit/hour)