Motivational Interviewing

About This Webinar

Motivational interviewing is a counselling method that helps people resolve ambivalent feelings and uncertainties to find the internal motivation they need to change their behavior. It is a practical, empathetic, and short-term process that takes into consideration how difficult it is to make life changes.

Wondering how to help your clients move forward? Want to help your clients get "unstuck"? Helping your clients find their inner motivation to create positive and lasting changes takes transforming how we communicate with our clients. With the right tools, you can support your clients in taking that first step towards change when you know how to build their inner resources.

Who Should Attend?

Any staff in a human, social or community services organization


90-minute webinar

Learning Objectives

  • Stages of Change
  • Tools and strategies for eliciting change talk
  • Tools and strategies for strengthen change talk
  • Working with resistance
  • Helping your clients recognize and build their inner resources
  • Confidence building
  • What to avoid in MI

About The Speaker

Megan Phillips is a Registered Psychotherapist with over 18 years of experience working in multiple roles within community and social services. As a former Case Worker and Manager with Ontario Works, as well as a Concurrent Disorders Specialist in a community mental health program, Megan utilizes her additional award-winning experience in instructing post-secondary education to bring captivating, illustrative, relevant, and humorous educational seminars to a variety of non-profit agencies and organizations.

As an experienced presenter, Megan has dedicated herself to the educational advancement and enhancement of her fellow colleagues and community professionals in areas such as Motivational Interviewing, Burnout, Resiliency Building, PTSD, Secondary Traumatic Stress, Compassion Fatigue and Working with Clients with Multiple Barriers.

Webinar Dates / Times

There are currently no upcoming dates scheduled for this webinar.


Members: $50+HST per connection

Non-Members: $75+HST per connection

NOTE: One or multiple individuals within an organization may participate through each connection via one computer or device.

If you are looking to connect from a separate location or on a separate device, you will need to purchase an additional connection