Rhonda DiNovo, LMSW Clinical Assistant Professor, MSW Program Coordinator, College of Social Work – University of South Carolina
Continuing Education Credits
Social Workers (ASWB ACE – 3 Ethics and 2 Clinical CE Credits)
Case Managers (CCMC – 5 Clock Hours)
Nurses (CA Board of Registered Nursing – 5 contact Hours)
Counselors (Ethics: 3 NBCC Hours; Clinical: 2 NBCC Hours)
Please make sure to check with your own state board to ensure transferability of CE credit.
Motivational Interviewing is an ethical, effective technique for professionals in many practice settings to engage in meaningful conversations with clients to help facilitate attitude and behavior change. This workshop examines a brief definition and history, theoretical framework, style and spirit, process, and techniques of motivational interviewing. The workshop also explores how biases and diversity influences behavior and services, and provides tools for reflection, self-monitoring and regulation to manage personal values and maintain professional standards of practice.