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01-387DL Motivational Interviewing for Public Health Professionals: A Person-Centered Approach to Achieve Healthier Outcomes

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Length: 1 hour 30 minutes

This webinar will offer techniques fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing and how to apply it in a variety of public health settings. 

Learning Objective:

  • Illustrate at least two strategies to utilize specific Motivational Interviewing skills and  resources to implement health education and health promotion programs

Speakers:

Dr. Carol Golin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education in the UNC School of Public Health and the Division of General Medicine and Epidemiology in UNC Department of Medicine. Dr. Golin is an experienced health services and behavioral researcher. She has been Principal Investigator and co-investigator of numerous federally funded studies of antiretroviral (ART) adherence and HIV prevention, including trials of the SAFETALK, STAR, and PACT interventions as well as the ADEPT cohort and the HIV Costs and Services Utilization Study (HCSUS). Dr. Golin has expertise in developing theory-based health behavior interventions, particularly incorporating Motivational Interviewing, and she was trained by the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). She also conducts formative research to inform behavioral intervention development, and has been actively involved in developing and testing new ways to measure ART adherence. 

Mr. Bradley-Bull is a Research Associate for The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Center for AIDS Research. He has expertise in developing health behavior interventions, primarily focused on the use of Motivational Interviewing. Steven has conducted numerous MI sessions (including with incarcerated individuals living with HIV and who were about to be released), trained practitioners in how to conduct MI sessions, developed MI training curricula, created intervention materials for MI sessions, designed process evaluation instruments, and completed MITI coding. Mr. Bradley-Bull holds a Masters of Education in Counseling and is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT).  ). She also conducts formative research to inform behavioral intervention development, and has been actively involved in developing and testing new ways to measure ART adherence. 


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