Training Description

Motivating Change 1

Motivating Change in Groups

In this one-day workshop, you will: Learn to enhance your patients’ internal motivation with the Brief Negotiation model. Discover evidence-based ways to counsel patients to make lasting health behavior changes. Brief Negotiation is designed to enhance patients’ motivation for change in a brief clinical encounter. In this two-day workshop, you will: Enhance learning and inspire change in the groups you lead. You will develop your group facilitation skills and build your confidence. Participants choose to practice a brief 5 minute presentation and receive coaching in small groups.

Objectives

Motivating Change 1

Motivating Change in Groups

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Define and identify the key elements of the Brief Negotiation method.
  • Demonstrate the Brief Negotiation method with patients in different stages of readiness to change.
  • Assess the impact of your counseling style on motivating patients to make health behavior changes.
  • Create a plan to begin to incorporate the Brief Negotiation Method into your practice.
Upon completing this training you will be able to:

  • Use strategies to promote adult learning and enhance health behavior change in your groups.
  • Identify characteristics of an effective personal style.
  • Apply the Participant Profile and the Content Organizing Tool in planning for presentations.
  • Utilize skills to maximize and manage group participation.
  • Recognize your strengths and challenges as a group facilitator. Identify strategies for managing challenging group situations.

 

Who should attend?

Motivating Change 1

Motivating Change in Groups

Any patient-facing staff who would like to enhance patients’ motivation for behavior change, particularly with lifestyle changes such as smoking cessation or healthy eating. For CEU learners, this course meets the qualifications for 6.5 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. This  experiential skill building training is for all health care providers and staff who facilitate groups or make presentations. Course meets the qualifications for 13.5 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.

 

Can’t make it? Check out KP Regional Health Education’s online modules.

Logistics

Available Training Dates:

Motivating Change 1: 2019 dates

Motivating Change in groups: 2019 dates

February 25 Full February 5 & 6, 2019
March 25 Full April 1 & 2, 2019
April 8 Full May 1 & 2, 2019 
September 16 Fall Dates TBD
November 19  


Training Hours:
8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Location: Kaiser Permanente Regional Offices

1950 Franklin Street, Conference Room 2C

Oakland, CA 94612

 Interested? Apply for a spot!