**Webcam and audio are necessary the duration of the training for anyone wishing to participate. This training will be conducted similar to in-person training with expectation of interaction and role plays.
You must have completed Part 1 "Motivational Interviewing - Introduction" (provided by ICEEBP – TX Promoting Independence) to enroll in MI Obesity.
MI – Obesity focuses on advancing skills and practicing the core strategies of Motivational Interviewing that engages the persons’ intrinsic motivation to change toward healthier behavior. In this training participants will review basic MI concepts and apply them to working with individuals with obesity.
This is a 3.5-hour virtual training via Zoom consisting of classroom teaching followed by practicing learned skills through partnered role plays.
This training provides 3.25 hours of Continuing Education Credits for the following licenses: Psychologist, Professional Counselor, Psychological Associate, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapist, Chemical Dependency Counselor and Supported Employment Specialist. Upon successful completion of the training, you will earn a certificate of completion and (if applicable) continuing education credit.
Funding for all training opportunities is provided by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission and is only offered to Texas residents.
MI - Obesity