Going with the Flow: ethics and MI with mandated clients

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This workshop will: cover ethical issues specific to providing therapy to mandated clients; maintaining our ethics with other professional entities; provide an overview of the basics of the MI model; delve into treatment factors specific to clients mandated into treatment; cover building effective therapeutic rapport, and establishing a working relationship that fosters change. This will be an interactive training with opportunities to practice with trainers and other participants. Participants will come away with an understanding of the spirit of the MI model, ways to foster ownership of the model, understand issues unique to mandated clients in treatment, and strategies and skills to create effective treatment.

For all in-person attendees:

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and out an abundance of caution for the health and wellbeing of you, our colleagues around the state, the following precautions are being required:

  1. Face coverings must be worn by each attendee for the duration of the workshop; regardless of vaccination status.
  2. Seating will be at a reduced capacity in an effort to maintain a minimum of 6 foot distance. When arriving at, leaving, and moving about the training location, please attempt to maintain a social distance.
  3. Each attendee will have a complete and individual set of handouts, worksheets, and/or supplies provided at their seat.
  4. Sweetser staff will sanitize each table and chair before and after your workshop. Additionally, hand sanitizer will be available for attendees throughout the training.

Thank you for your understanding and support in ensuring we all get through this safe and healthy.

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