October 2018

Motivational Interviewing with Adolescents in Primary Care: The Basics

Education, Youth, and Families, Health and Well-Being

About this Course

Motivational interviewing is a useful counseling approach for supporting positive behavioral change among adolescent patients. This course provides an overview of motivational interviewing for the primary care provider. It focuses on the spirit and principles of motivational interviewing, and provides examples of motivational interviewing strategies.