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10/3/23 - MI (Motivational Interviewing) Skill Building for Pain Management


MI (Motivational Interviewing) Skill Building for Pain Management
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Online via Zoom
4.0 CE Hours for Social Work (MICEC) and MCBAP (RELATED)
This course meets the Pain/Symptom Management requirement (2.0 hours) for Social Work continuing education
Course fee: $69
Presenter: Maureen Lyn Bernard, LMSW, ACSW, CADC, CCS, MIMIT

Motivational Interviewing (MI) has been used with a wide range of conditions across all demographics.  In the last several years attention has been directed towards a growing problem in our society, chronic pain management.  This workshop will review the fundamentals of MI and explore recent research on its effectiveness with managing chronic pain.  Examples of MI’s usefulness in working with pain management will be infused throughout.  Prior training in MI is strongly recommended.