Introduction to Motivational Interviewing


A small group workshop introducing participants to the principles and practices of motivational interviewing in order to assist clients to prepare for change.



Any person wanting to learn the basics of motivational interviewing.



Participants of this workshop can expect to:

  • Gain an awareness and understanding of the basic principles of motivational interviewing
  • Practice motivational interviewing techniques
  • Build upon their current level of counselling skills



Key content for this workshop includes:

  • Stages of change
  • Basic counselling skills
  • Key concepts of motivational interviewing
  • The five principles of motivational interviewing
  • The spirit of motivational interviewing
  • Motivational skills and strategies.



Nadine Hantke



Mental Health Victoria Member rate $296.25 (includes 25 per cent discount)

Non-member rate $395

All course materials are included.


To Register

Please use the registration calendar to register online.


Online Training – Zoom

This training will be delivered online via Zoom. A link along with materials for the course will be emailed to the participants one day prior.


Customised In-house Training

Mental Health Victoria can customise any of our training and professional development programs to meet your specific organisational needs, and then deliver online.