Event Description


Learner Learning Collaborative: Motivational Interviewing - Tools and Techniques to Motivate Change 10/8

Date
10/08/2021
Duration
1.5 hours
Status
Closed
Location
Web-based
Credit Hours
1.5


PLEASE NOTE: This training is conducted in Eastern Time by the Region 1 DITC.

Description: One of the challenges for contact tracers and case investigators is to motivate people in making some important changes needed to support their health-related to COVID-19. There are tools and techniques from a communication style called, Motivational Interviewing that can be helpful in moving people to make healthier decisions and overcoming barriers, whether it is about testing, vaccines, changes to the household environment, or other concerns. These strategies can help with resistance and ambivalence that may come up as you are offering recommendations. This learning collaborative will introduce you to some tools and techniques from Motivational Interviewing that can be applied to your work.

This session will be conducted on October 8, 2021 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Eastern Time Zone.

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