Recorded webinar presented by Tina Iler, LCSWR – 1.5 CEs ($26.50)
This 1.5 hour long beginning to intermediate level recorded webinar. created in March, 2019 for social work and other clinical professionals offers a closer look at Change Talk. Participants will learn to cultivate and respond to Change Talk using MI based skills. Participants will be able to: describe one benefit of eliciting Change Talk for clients, assess client verbalization to determine whether it represents Change Talk, explain the difference between Preparatory Change Talk and Mobilizing Change Talk, describe how to respond to client Change Talk. Previous knowledge of MI skills is helpful but not required. It has been updated in 2022 with the addition of new resources and a reading list. Iler says, “I am passionate about Motivational Interviewing. I believe it offers important techniques and insights concerning clinical practice”.
About the Author:
Tina Iler, LCSWR, is in private and agency practice in the mid-Hudson region of New York State. She is the Social Work consultant for the BPTI Continuing Education group and the BPTI contact person for continuing education in the US and Canada. She has over 25 years experience in direct practice with clients with mental health and substance use disorders. She is passionate about Motivational Interviewing and trains extensively in MI. As well, she has been trained by the Beck Institute in CBT and the Linehan Institute for DBT and mindfulness. In her individual therapy, she provides compassionate support to work towards developing coping skills for healthier choices, improved self care, and building resilience to live life with greater ease and acceptance of past or present circumstances. As a trainer, she is resourceful, dynamic and creative. Feedback from previous archived webinar attendees: “It was very informative and I’ve been using this framework within my practice.” -Abigail, Idaho Last name: more on Iler’s bio.
Refunds will be given in exceptional circumstances only within a month of registration. Previous payments will be honored only within the calendar year of registration.
Target audience: Social workers and other clinical professionals who work with clients with Substance Use Disorders.
Content level: Beginning to intermediate
Course completion requirements
To earn CE credit, participants must log in, attend the entire course as determined electronically and complete a course evaluation and posttest with at least 75% accuracy. Participants will have a second chance with access to training materials if they do not pass at 75% the first time. Further attempts must be authorized by the CE Director. Certificates of completion will be available immediately upon the successful completion of the course. Course credit through any organization cannot be given retroactively. No partial credit can be given for any partially completed course.
Course interaction & system requirements
These online recorded webinars are self-paced/non-interactive. Course questions, comments and complaints can be directed to the Continuing Education Director Ruth Campbell, LCSW, Ph.D. by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 845-255-5022.
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GRIEVANCES: BPTI maintains responsibility for this course. Course questions, comments and complaints can be directed to the Continuing Education Director by email at email@example.com or by phone at 845-255-5022. BPTI Grievance Policy can be found BPTI_Grievance policy 2020rev_4 .
NYS CASACs: Best Practice Trainers, Inc is a recognized CE provider for NYS CASACs (#0806) and has individual course and provider level approval to offer CEs for these webinars to NYS re-credentialing CASACs.
NYS Clinicians: Best Practice Trainers, Inc is a recognized CE provider for NYS Social Workers (# SW-0519) and LMHCs (#MHC-0124) and has provider level approval to offer CEs for these recorded audio/video based online courses and these recorded webinars to NYS SWers and LMHCs. Registrants should note that only 1/3 of contact hours needed for NY LCSWs and LMSWs can come from non-interactive web coursework.
NJ and All Other Social Workers: Motivational Interviewing Tune-up: Change Talk, #2820, is approved by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program to be offered by Best Practice Trainers, Inc. as an individual course. Individual courses, not providers, are approved at the course level. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. ACE course approval period: 5/29/2020 – 5/29/2022. Social workers completing this course receive 1.5 clinical social work continuing education credits. See a map showing what jurisdictions accept ACE here.