The P Pod: Using Motivational Interviewing to Support Families – Change Talk vs Sustain Talk

Using Motivational Interviewing to Support Families Series: PART 3 of 5

Motivational Interviewing trainer Jackie Webb, joins us for episode 3 in the series Using Motivational Interviewing to Support Families, where we explore change talk vs sustain talk.

In this episode we begin to delve into some of the techniques that you can use in practice, focusing on promoting change through MI conversations.

If you have not listened to Episodes 1 and 2 of ‘Using Motivational Interviewing to Support Families’ we recommend you listen to these first – see link below:

Don’t forget – Jackie is also running one day Introduction to MI training, which is being fully funded by the SSCP and is available for all professionals across Somerset (except for CSC who complete the 3 day training with Jackie). Places on these courses fill up fast, so book your place today!

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