Fall 2014 On-Line

All sessions run on Wednesdays, 12 PM to 4 PM Eastern Time

(please be sure to check your time zone) 

Participate LIVE via your PC

Location: Anywhere with a wired internet connection, USB  microphone is required

Orientation is August 22nd, 1-2pm EST

Session 1 - September 10
The Spirit of Motivational Interviewing and Introduction to OARS
Daniel Mullin, PsyD and Rashelle Hayes, PhD
Session 2 -  October 1
Developing Motivational Interviewing Skills: OARS
Daniel Mullin, PsyD and Denise Jolicoeur, MPH, CHES 
Session 3 - October 22
Evoking Change Talk
Daniel Mullin, PsyD and Joji Suzuki, MD
Session 4 - November 12
Responding to Sustain Talk and Managing Discord
Daniel Mullin, PsyD and Peter Fifield, MS, LCMHC
Session 5 - December 3 
Developing a Change Plan and Consolidating Patient Commitment
Daniel Mullin, PsyD and James Anderson, PhD


Additional Required Individual Training

(Directions to schedule will be provided during the first session.)

To receive a certificate for the course all learners must complete two Acting Patient Encounters and two Individual Coaching Sessions. Each of these individual learning experiences is completed by telephone. 

Acting Patient Encounter 1: Completed between Group Learning Sessions 1 and 2

Individual Coaching Session 1: Completed 2-4 weeks after Acting Patient Encounter 1

Acting Patient Encounter 2: Completed within 30 days following Group Learning Session 5

Individual Coaching Session 2: Completed 2-4 weeks after Acting Patient Encounter 2


(Please note: It is the responsibility of each learner to work with CITMI’s Acting Patients and Coach to schedule the experiences above.)