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Motivational interviewing: conversations for a change

11 September 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Manchester
This event is free and open to everyone. No registration is required.
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Motivational interviewing (MI) is an approach originally developed within the field of addictive behaviour.

It is a therapeutic approach based on person-centred counselling, which addresses ambivalence about change and aims to promote autonomy and self-confidence amongst clients.

The approach is now used across disciplines including health and social care, education, probation and sport

Our speaker, Cathy Atkinson, is a member of the Manchester Motivational Interviewing Network, and more information about the approach can be found at www.mmin.co.uk 

Kro Bar
325 Oxford Rd
Manchester
M13 9PG
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Speaker - Dr Cathy Atkinson

Cathy is a senior lecturer at the University of Manchester, and is Curriculum Director of the Doctorate in Educational and Child Psychology programme. She is a practising educational psychologist and has both used and researched MI in school contexts. Cathy has recently written a book on the integration of MI and CBT.
 

If you have any queries regarding this event please contact Member Network Services, quoting 'BPSNW- Motivational interviewing - 11 Sept' at: 

Alternatively telephone during office hours on +44 (0) 116 252 9515 stating the name and date of the event.        
 

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