Motivate For Change Through Conversation Skills


This training will take place over four sessions, with each session providing homework. This training will cover the foundations of the evidence-based Motivational Interviewing skill, and place emphasis on the reduced power differential essential in peer service delivery. After an orientation to the underlying spirit and principles of MI, practical exercises help participants to strengthen empathy skills and gain an understanding of MI Technique OAR.


  • Gain a strong foundation of the spirit of MC
  • Implement Active Listening
  • Understand O.A.R.S.
  • Identify Ambivalence
  • Experience appropriate peer coach role practice


  • Peer Recovery Coaches
  • Peer Supervisors
  • Hospital Social Workers
  • Charge Nurses
  • ER Physicians
  • Hospital Champions

"Wow. I wish I hadn't waited so long to take this course."

Delivered virtually for two five hour sessions. 10am - 3:30pm

Must attend all sessions to receive 10 CES. Cost to attend - $97


Choices Trainings is a NAADAC Approved Provider in 25 states (see website for list of approved states).
MACPB Approved Provider No. 65423-EP,NYASP Approved Provider No.21-006
Florida Certification Board, Provider No. 53388, NAADAC No.189704
New York Certification Board, Provider No. 20210006.

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