A Virtual Workshop Presented by
Tanya Novotnak, MS & Carrie Klein, MSW
This two-part presentation will be a comprehensive introduction to motivational interviewing and SBIRT in school settings. SBIRT is a brief intervention based on motivational interviewing for secondary students struggling with drug and alcohol use, engagement, attendance, and other behavioral concerns. The first presentation will cover foundational principles of motivational interviewing with adolescents, including opportunities for practice. The second presentation will introduce participants to the protocol of SBIRT, also with opportunities for active engagement. Presenters will discuss best practices and helpful strategies for implementing SBIRT in school settings.
Retiree and Student members: $10
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View the Conference Brochure here for further details.
Approved by NASW WI for 2 CEHs.
Registration Deadline: February 14th at noon
Zoom link will be sent the day before the workshop.
Purpose and Goals of the Workshop:
1. Participants will understand the research evidence supporting beneficial outcomes of SBIRT.
2. Participants will learn practical strategies and tools for implementing MI and SBIRT in schools and overcoming implementation barriers.
3. Participants will practice MI and SBIRT and receive feedback on skills.
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