Motivational Interviewing in Clinical Supervision: A Parallel Process

Recorded on December 19, 2019

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Clinical supervision provides the most important resource available for training and oversight of evidence-based practices. This webinar will highlight concrete steps to take in implementing quality supervision with a Motivational Interviewing focus, enhancing client outcome and employee satisfaction. In the ‘Blended Model of Supervision,’ Dr. David Powell highlighted the Parallel Process effect, which suggests that if you are not demonstrating the skills in supervision, your supervisees are less likely to use them with clients. This informative webinar will help you map out your journey towards this EBP proficiency.

Learning Objectives
  • Define the basic skills and techniques of motivational interviewing-based supervision.
  • Defend the rationale for clinician/client audio recording.
  • Articulate an understanding of the utility of the MITI coding system as a supervisory tool.
Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)

A Certificate of Completion for 1 CE is available by participating in this specialty online training and passing an online CE quiz. Those who successfully complete the full series and pass all six CE quizzes for this six-part series will be eligible to apply for the Certificate of Achievement for Clinical Supervision in the Addiction Profession (click here to learn more). Access to the online CE quiz will be in your confirmation email after registration.

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Alan Lyme, LISW, MAC, brings respected and innovative clinical and program management skills as the Director of Training for the Phoenix Center in Greenville, South Carolina. Alan has been an active member of MINT (Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers) since 2004, is an Internationally Certified Clinical Supervisor, a Master Addictions Counselor, and a Leadership Challenge Workshop Certified Master. He is concurrently the trainer for the University of South Carolina’s SBIRT grant, as he has been for several SBIRT grants since 2009.

Who Should Attend

Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.

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