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Brief Motivational Interviewing: Supporting the Behavior Change Process June 2nd PM Workshop


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PM Workshop: Brief Motivational Interviewing: Supporting the Behavior Change Process

Sunday, June 2, 2024


Hilton San Antonio Hill Country Hotel

9800 Westover Hills Blvd. San Antonio TX 78251

 Stacy Ogbeide, PsyD, ABPP, CSOWM, Associate Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Associate Chair of Professional Development & Scholarship, Family & Community Medicine; Primary Care Track Coordinator – Clinical Psychology Internship; Assistant Dean for Faculty – Long School of Medicine, UT Health San Antonio

This workshop will help you:

      Recognize patient-provider communication with the spirit of motivational interviewing (MI).

      Understand the difference between Brief Motivational Interviewing and Motivational Interviewing;

      Respond to patients using open-ended statements, affirmations, reflections, and summaries (OARS).

      Respond to patient’s arguments against change without amplifying resistance.

      Listen for and amplify change talk using reflection, open questions, and importance/confidence scales.

      Know when and how to give advice or information.


PM Workshop Agenda:






Overview, Brief MI versus MI, Spirit and Principles of MI, The Behavior Change Process


Video Exercise: Spirit of MI


Ambivalence, Change Talk and OARS




Ambivalence, Change Talk and OARS (cont’d)


Role Play Exercises


Discussion/Q and A/Evaluations




Continuing Nursing Education:

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Continuing Social Work Education:

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing is approved by the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners to provide Social Worker CE.

Continuing Medical Education:

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Continuing Education Unit:

The Centralized Training Infrastructure for Evidence Based Practices is a provider of continuing education for the following clinical licenses: Psychologists, Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors (LCDC) and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT) Counselors.