July 10, 2020

Motivational Interviewing / Brief Action Planning - Beginners Training

At a Glance...

This training is now 3 hours to allow sufficient time for training, practice, assessment and feedback. A 12-hour course is available and required for care managers that bill BCBSM

  • Date: February 4, 2020
  • Time: 8:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Event Address:

    Integrated Health Partners
    77 E. Michigan Avenue
    Battle Creek, MI 49017

  • Room Location: Event Room - 2nd Floor
  • Contact: Integrated Health Partners 269-425-7110


  • Identify key components of the spirit/style of motivational interviewing
  • Demonstrate the use of OARS
  • Learn how to identify and respond to change talk
  • Learn how to effectively handle resistance
  • Gain understanding of how motivational interviewing provides the foundation for Brief Action Planning (BAP)
  • Describe/demonstrate setting an Action Plan