Section 1- Introduction and The Spirit of Motivational Interviewing (15 Minutes)
Section II- Engaging Clients (45 Minutes)
Section III- Narrowing and Focusing on the Target Behavior (30 minutes)
Section IV- Evoking Change Talk (90 minutes)
Section V- Exercise (10 minutes)
Section VI- Planning for the Future (40 minutes)
Section VII- Continued Learning (10 minutes)
Bernard Showers, LCSW is a licensed clinical social worker working as an outpatient mental health and a substance abuse clinician. In September, 2016 Mr. Showers became one of approximately 1,500 trainers from around the world certified to offer training in Motivational Interviewing by the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers. Mr. Showers is also an adjunct professor with Shippensburg University’s MSW Program in Shippensburg, PA as well as the University of Maryland’s School of Social Work in Baltimore, MD. Mr. Showers resides in Lebanon, PA.
yourceus.com has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6071. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. yourceus.com is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
yourceus.com, Inc., provider #1104, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.
yourCEUs.com, Inc. maintains responsibility for this course. ASWB Approval Period: 11/15/2020 to 11/15/2023. Social workers participating in this course will receive 4 clinical continuing education clock hours.
This course is approved for 4 contact hours by the following certifying bodies:
The National Association of Social Workers through approval by NASW GA
States with their own approval process:
Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling Provider Number, BAP #50-2193