“I am the clinician. I just tell patients what they need to do. I hope I know what’s best for them,” says Amos, a fervent nurse, who is very dedicated to his patients and clients. After my conversation with Amos, I invited him to try these four techniques of Motivational Interviewing, OARS. In this current article,
As previously stated, Motivational Interviewing has been supported by over two thousand randomized clinical control trials, and the approach can be used both for the individual and in groups. In this current article, I will elaborate more on MI, looking at its eight main characteristics.
This article is a brief overview of Motivational Interviewing, along with the rationale that supports the need for an innovative and complement approach. Motivational Interviewing is defined as a counseling……
This current article is meant to introduce the concept, and the subsequent articles will serve to elaborate. The next 3 articles will be about Motivational Interviewing. This will be followed by a full description of the Socratic method, and subsequent articles will be about the integration and systematization of these two models.