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VIRTUAL Two-day Introduction to Motivational Interviewing Training

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*****March 22-23, 2021 from 9:30am to 4:00pm EST each day
*****Registration closes March 19th, 2021
*****This training is approved by NAADAC. NAADAC Provider # 193784 (expires April 1st, 2022).
*****Participants will earn 10 NAADAC CE's upon completion of training

This two day training will introduce participants to the spirit of MI and begin to develop the core conversation skills of open-ended questions, affirmation, reflections and summaries. Learning MI skills helps providers develop a person-centered approach to counseling that will help the client move toward change using their own intrinsic motivation.

Scott Boyles, LAC, MINT Member

Scott Boyles is a licensed addiction counselor, MINT trainer and the Senior National Training Director for Train for Change Inc.® Mr. Boyles has spent more than three decades in the behavioral health field and has many years of experience working with the ASAM Criteria. Mr. Boyles is one of the original early adopters of the ASAM criteria, starting in 1991. Before becoming a full-time trainer, Mr. Boyles used the criteria professionally as a counselor and director. From 2007-2011, Mr. Boyles also served as a member of the ASAM Steering Committee for the ASAM Patient Placement Criteria. He also spent many years as a site reviewer, monitoring programs’ application of the criteria. Mr. Boyles’ experience at all levels of service and observation has enabled him to understand trainees’ needs in both education and application at different levels of the service system. Since 1993, he has trained more than 8,000 people in proper use of the criteria. Mr. Boyles has passion and expertise in system-change approaches to support effective implementation and use of the ASAM criteria. He is well-known for his information, engaging, and entertaining trainings, which include practical, real-world applications.

RSVP Required
Date & Time: 
Monday, March 22, 2021 9:30 am to Tuesday, March 23, 2021 4:00 pm
Conducted via ZOOM

Eastern Standard Time (EST)