CANCELLED!!!!! Techniques for Supervisors – Observation, Evaluation and Coaching of Contact Level Staff for Improving and Sustaining Motivational Interviewing Skills

CANCELLED!!!!! September 14, 2017 ~ Horizon Conference Center, Saginaw

Techniques for Supervisors – Observation, Evaluation and Coaching of Contact Level Staff for Improving and Sustaining Motivational Interviewing Skills

Featuring:  Michelle L. Boudreaux, LMSW.  Michelle has been in the mental health field since 1996 and her career provided treatment to adolescents in residential settings and to their families, and then moved into providing services to adults with severe mental illness and co-occurring disorders.  Michelle provided/supervised evidence-based treatment services such as: DBT, IDDT, MI, FPE, IHC, IPS for over eleven years.  Contractually, Michelle provides consultation services related to IDDT, MI, DBT, IPS, MIFAST IDDT and DBT fidelity review teams.

In this training the goal is to provide supervisors of contact level staff with an easy format to use while observing practice. The format will provide them with opportunities to enhance and sustain a high level of Motivational Interviewing Skills among the practitioners that they oversee.  Participants will be able to:  Participants will be able to:  1. Demonstrate the three stages of strength-based feedback for enhancing and sustaining Motivational Interviewing Skills; 2. Score Motivational Interviewing Practitioner Performance using an MI assessment tool such as: MIA-STEP, VASE-R; and 3. Identify Practitioner use of 10 Motivational Interviewing Competencies..

Who Should Attend?  This event is sponsored by the adult mental health block grant and is intended for persons who serve adults ONLY through the mental health and substance abuse provider network.  Supervisors of contact level staff/practitioners such as case managers, supports coordinators, therapists, crisis workers, and Peer Support Specialist in the state of Michigan at the intermediate or advanced level of practice.

The Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards (MACMHB), provider #1140, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program.  MACMHB maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: 10/10/2016 to 10/10/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.

The Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards is approved by the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) to sponsor educational training for professional certification. MACMHB maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance Abuse Professionals participating in this training will receive the number of hours published in the brochure. 

*National Accreditation rules indicate that if you are over 5-minutes late or depart early, you forfeit your CEUs for the entire training.  Please note that this is a National rule that MACMHB must enforce or we could lose our provider status to provide CEUs in the future.  This rule will be strictly followed.

Policies: 

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, through the Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards, has provided funding for this initiative through Federal Community Mental Health Block Grant.

Special Needs:

*Arrangements for special needs will be honored for those written requests received 10 business days prior to the conference.  Clearly state your specific needs for mobility assistance, interpreters, etc. Attempts for on-site requests will be made.

The Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards (MACMHB), provider #1140, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program.  MACMHB maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: 10/10/2016 to 10/10/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.

The Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards is approved by the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) to sponsor educational training for professional certification. MACMHB maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance Abuse Professionals participating in this training will receive the number of hours published in the brochure. 

Evaluation

There will be an opportunity for each participant to complete an evaluation of the conference and the instructor.  If you have any issues with the way in which this conference was conducted or other problems, you may note that on your evaluation of the conference or you may contact MACMHB at 517-374-6848 or through our website at www.macmhb.org for resolution.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the conference for a full refund less a $25 administrative fee.  If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given and the full charge will be incurred. Substitutions are permitted at any time. 

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Horizon Conference Center
6200 State Street
Saginaw, MI 48603

Registration Opens: 

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:30am

Start Time: 

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 9:00am

End Time: 

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 4:00pm

Overnight Accommodations: Ramada Saginaw Hotel and Suites – 3325 Davenport Ave. Saginaw, MI 48602 – Call (989)-793-7900 and mention Michigan Association of Community Mental Health group block for $75.00/night rate. Training located at Horizon Conference Center – 6200 State St. Saginaw, MI 48603 – Free parking   

$42.00
Sept 14, 2017 - Motivational Interviewing - Techniques for Supervisors