How to Do Motivational Interviewing: A Guidebook for Beginners
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How to Do Motivational Interviewing: A Guidebook for Beginners


  • Author: Bill Matulich
  • Release Date : 2012-05-30
  • Genre: Psychology
  • File Size: 106094 Bytes


In this concise book, you will learn how do do Motivational Interviewing (MI), the evidence-based counseling approach that has been proven to be effective for a range of psychological, behavioral, and health related issues. Helping people change their behavior in healthy directions can sometimes feel frustrating and stressful. Despite the best advice and information, about half of the people who could benefit by changing their behavior in healthier directions, including people being treated for chronic medical and psychological conditions, have difficulty changing their behavior. By understanding what motivates clients and using the gentle, client-centered MI approach taught in this book, clients themselves become advocates for change, reducing pract...

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing


  • Author: Jacqueline Corcoran
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Genre: Social Science
  • File Size: 2058880 Bytes


Motivational interviewing is a person-centered, collaborative method for exploring ambivalence and enhancing motivation to change. Compatible with social work values and ethics, it is applicable to the wide range of problems and helping situations with which direct practice social workers are involved. One such by-product of working with vulnerable and oppressed clients -- people to whom social work is committed -- is that social workers are often employed in public agencies with people who have been ordered by the courts to attend services. In order to work successfully with mandated populations, helpers have to consider how they will access those who initially appear unmotivated to change. Motivational interviewing provides the stance and the tools...

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing


  • Author : William Richard Miller
  • Publisher : Guilford Publication
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 089862469X


Motivational Interviewing Book Description :

Since the initial publication of this classic text, motivational interviewing (MI) has been used by countless clinicians in diverse settings. Theory and methods have evolved apace, reflecting new knowledge on the process of behavior change, a growing body of outcome research, and the development of new applications within and beyond the addictions field. Including 25 nearly all-new chapters, this revised and expanded second edition now brings MI practitioners and trainees fully up to date. William R. Miller and Stephen Rollnick explain how to work through ambivalence to facilitate change, present detailed guidelines for using their approach with a variety of clinical populations, and reflect on the process of learning MI. Chapters contributed by othe...

Motivational Interviewing in Health Care

Motivational Interviewing in Health Care


  • Author : Stephen Rollnick
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781593856137


Motivational Interviewing in Health Care Book Description :

Much of health care today involves helping patients manage conditions whose outcomes can be greatly influenced by lifestyle or behavior change. Written specifically for health care professionals, this concise book presents powerful tools to enhance communication with patients and guide them in making choices to improve their health, from weight loss, exercise, and smoking cessation, to medication adherence and safer sex practices. Engaging dialogues and vignettes bring to life the core skills of motivational interviewing (MI) and show how to incorporate this brief evidence-based approach into any health care setting. Appendices include MI training resources and publications on specific medical conditions. This book is in the Applications of Motivatio...

Motivational Interviewing  Third Edition

Motivational Interviewing Third Edition


  • Author : William R. Miller
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-18
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462507573


Motivational Interviewing Third Edition Book Description :

This bestselling work for professionals and students is the authoritative presentation of motivational interviewing (MI), the powerful approach to facilitating change. The book elucidates the four processes of MI--engaging, focusing, evoking, and planning--and vividly demonstrates what they look like in action. A wealth of vignettes and interview examples illustrate the "dos and don'ts" of successful implementation in diverse contexts. Highly accessible, the book is infused with respect and compassion for clients. The companion Web page provides additional helpful resources, including reflection questions, an extended bibliography, and annotated case material. This book is in the Applications of Motivational Interviewing series, edited by Stephen Rol...

Enhancing Motivation for Change in Substance Abuse Treatment

Enhancing Motivation for Change in Substance Abuse Treatment


  • Author : William R. Miller
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Change (Psychology)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0756701635


Enhancing Motivation for Change in Substance Abuse Treatment Book Description :

This report is based on a rethinking of the concept of motivation, which is redefined here as purposeful, intentional, & positive -- directed toward the person's best interests. This report shows how substance abuse treat. staff can influence change by developing a therapeutic relationship that respects & builds on the client's autonomy & makes the treat. clinician a partner in the change process. Describes motivational interventions that can be used at all stages of the change process, from pre-contemplation & preparation to action & maintenance, & informs readers of the research, results, tools, & assessment instruments related to enhancing motivation....

Motivational Interviewing in Groups

Motivational Interviewing in Groups


  • Author : Christopher C. Wagner
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-28
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462507993


Motivational Interviewing in Groups Book Description :

A unique clinical resource, this book shows how to infuse the methods and spirit of motivational interviewing (MI) into group-based interventions. The authors demonstrate how the four processes of MI with individuals translate into group contexts. They explain both the challenges and the unique benefits of MI groups, guiding practitioners to build the skills they need to lead psychoeducational, psychotherapeutic, and support groups successfully. A wealth of clinical examples are featured. Chapters by contributing authors present innovative group applications targeting specific problems: substance use disorders, dual diagnosis, chronic health conditions, weight management, adolescent risk behaviors, intimate partner violence, and sexual offending. Thi...

Motivational Interviewing and CBT

Motivational Interviewing and CBT


  • Author : Sylvie Naar
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-07-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462531561


Motivational Interviewing and CBT Book Description :

Providing tools to enhance treatment of any clinical problem, this book shows how integrating motivational interviewing (MI) and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) can lead to better client outcomes than using either approach on its own. The authors demonstrate that MI strategies are ideally suited to boost client motivation and strengthen the therapeutic relationship, whether used as a pretreatment intervention or throughout the course of CBT. User-friendly features include extensive sample dialogues, learning exercises for practitioners, and 35 reproducible client handouts. Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. This book is in the Applications of Motivatio...

Building Motivational Interviewing Skills

Building Motivational Interviewing Skills


  • Author : David B. Rosengren
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-26
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462509676


Building Motivational Interviewing Skills Book Description :

Developing expertise in motivational interviewing (MI) takes practice, which is exactly the point of this engaging, user-friendly workbook. The volume is packed with real-world examples from a range of clinical settings, as well as sample interactions and hands-on learning activities. The author is an experienced MI researcher, clinician, and trainer who facilitates learning with quizzes, experiential exercises, and reproducible worksheets. The reader learns step by step how to practice core MI skills: raising the importance of behavior change, fostering the client's confidence, resolving ambivalence, solidifying commitment to change, and negotiating a change plan. The utility of the book is enhanced by the large-size format and lay-flat binding. The...

Motivational Interviewing and Stages of Change

Motivational Interviewing and Stages of Change


  • Author : Kathyleen M. Tomlin
  • Publisher : Hazelden Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005-04-28
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1592855385


Motivational Interviewing and Stages of Change Book Description :

Motivational Interviewing and Stages of Change without CE Hours Test...

Motivational Interviewing  Second Edition

Motivational Interviewing Second Edition


  • Author : William R. Miller
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2002-04-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1572305630


Motivational Interviewing Second Edition Book Description :

This bestselling work has introduced hundreds of thousands of professionals and students to motivational interviewing (MI), a proven approach to helping people overcome ambivalence that gets in the way of change. William R. Miller and Stephen Rollnick explain current thinking on the process of behavior change, present the principles of MI, and provide detailed guidelines for putting it into practice. Case examples illustrate key points and demonstrate the benefits of MI in addictions treatment and other clinical contexts. The authors also discuss the process of learning MI. The volume’s final section brings together an array of leading MI practitioners to present their work in diverse settings....

Motivational Interviewing with Adolescents and Young Adults

Motivational Interviewing with Adolescents and Young Adults


  • Author : Sylvie Naar-King
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609180621


Motivational Interviewing with Adolescents and Young Adults Book Description :

This pragmatic guide spells out how to use motivational interviewing (MI) to have productive conversations about behavior change with adolescents and young adults in any clinical context. Filled with vivid examples, sample dialogues, and "dos and don'ts," the book shows how conducting MI from a developmentally informed standpoint can help practitioners quickly build rapport with young patients, enhance their motivation to make healthy changes, and overcome ambivalence. Experts on specific adolescent problems describe MI applications in such key areas as substance abuse, smoking, sexual risk taking, eating disorders and obesity, chronic illness management, and externalizing and internalizing behavior problems. This book is in the Applications of Motiv...