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Suicide Prevention Through the Use of Motivational Interviewing (On Demand) is a Course

Suicide Prevention Through the Use of Motivational Interviewing (On Demand)

Started Mar 14, 2019


Full course description

Note: Course content is available for free and continuing education credits are available for $3. If desired, you will be asked to pay the fee upon completion of the course material.

This course will present key concepts of motivational interviewing, its theoretical foundation and its use as a suicide prevention technique. This training will be led by Mallori DeSalle, MA, LMHC, NCC, CMHC, CPS, MATS, Program Manager of the Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment Program of Prevention Insights at the Indiana University School of Public Health.

Public health professionals including nurses, local health department professionals and mental health professionals.

Learning Objectives
• Define Motivational Interviewing (MI) and introduce key concepts of MI. (CHES Area of Responsibility 3.3.2)
• Discuss ambivalence as a barrier to change. (1.5.3)
• Distinguish uses for directive, listening and guiding communication styles. (1.5.1)
• Apply motivational interviewing to psychological problems and suicide (prevention). (3.3.2)

Continuing Education Credit
1.0 CHES Category I CECH
1.0 Nursing Contact Hours (Credits Expire December 31, 2022)
1.0 CPH Recertification Credits

The Region V Public Health Training Center is a designated provider (ID# 99038) of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.
The Michigan Public Health Training Center at the University of Michigan School of Public Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is a CPH CE partner.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($924,899). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
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