Motivational Interviewing – Helping Clients to Achieve Change

“Very good…I am now looking at service users’ issues in a different light.”

Kenny Smith , Queens Cross Housing Association Glasgow

“Really good, really thought provoking and I feel I have learned a lot.”

Sue Steele – Impact Housing Cumbria

Date: TBC

Members – £99, Voluntary sector £125 + VAT, All others £145 + VAT

Who is this course for?

Motivational interviewing is a tried and tested approach that helps people channel the energy they put into resisting change, in a direction that helps them to get things done.

The course is designed for anyone seeking to support vulnerable clients in making positive changes in their lives. Motivational Interviewing is a practical tool that can be used to support clients to achieve positive outcomes.

What does this course cover?

At this event you will learn to utilise Motivational Interviewing techniques through a mixture of theory and practical activities, designed to help clients get on track to achieving what they want. Motivational Interviewing is a directive yet person-centred approach that guides people to make positive changes through exploring and resolving the ambivalence that may cause them to be resistant to change.

Objectives for the day:

Learn simple techniques that:

  • Help client raise their awareness of the dilemmas that face them
  • Overcome obstacles
  • Make positive changes
  • Build powerful systems of motivation that propel them both away from what they don’t want and towards what they do want
  • Recognise, explore and respond to client dilemmas and ambivalence
  • Help people to channel their energies in a direction that benefits them.

To make a booking, please complete the booking form attached below and forward to us at AdviceUK, 101E Universal House, 88-94 Wentworth St, London E1 7SA or send it by email to 

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