June 15, 2018 , 8:30 am , 4 pm

40 Beacon St. East


with Bob Jope, LCMHC
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)
at Lakes Region Mental Health, 40 Beacon St. East, Laconia, NH 03247

Training Full – Please Call to be Added to Waitlist

Please Note:  If you are not a partner of CHSN-IDN5, your registration will not be accepted until 3 weeks before the scheduled training date.

PRESENTATION:  This one-day workshop will use a combination of didactic presentation, live and video demonstration, and conversational practice to introduce participants to the spirit and skills of Motivational Interviewing. As an introductory training, this experience does not presuppose any prior knowledge of Motivational Interviewing on the part of participants.  As a result of this training participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the spirit and skills of Motivational Interviewing
  2. Identify change talk and sustain talk in conversational examples
  3. Understand the importance of empathy and partnership in person-centered practice
  4. Employ the elements of Motivational Interviewing in conversation
  5. Assess the use of Motivational Interviewing while observing conversation


ABOUT THE PRESENTER:  Bob Jope, LMHC, is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers.  He teaches Motivational Interviewing for the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, and as adjunct faculty at Salve Regina University; he has also consulted with the Addiction Technology Transfer Center at Brown University and currently works as a Motivational Interviewing coder for a nationally-recognized coding agency.  Holding a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, Bob has worked in the mental health, child welfare, and substance abuse fields for the past twenty-five years.  He was originally trained in Motivational Interviewing by Stephen Andrew in 2007, and has since trained with Ali Hall and Alan Lyme.  Bob has also developed and taught program-specific MI training applications, and has trained hundreds of people in various levels of Motivational Interviewing.

Fee:  Preference will be given to IDN5 partners and as space allows, *NHADACA Members:  $50;   *Non-Members $60;   *NBCC add $5.   Lunch will be on your own.  For registration information contact:  603-225-7060   traininginstitute@nhadaca.orgNOTE:  If you are not a partner of CHSN-IDN5, your registration will not be accepted until 3 weeks before the scheduled training date.

6 Contact Hours Available
CRSW Performance Domain: 1-4
LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence: 3, 6, 7, 11, 15-18
Certified Prevention Specialist Domain:  6
NBCC: LICSW/L-MFT/LCMHC (Category 1) & Psychologist Category A
NH Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No 6754. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHADACA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

PLEASE NOTE: Only one registrant per form.  For multiple registrants you must register each one individually. Registration is not complete or guaranteed until payment is received.  Payment by means other than credit card may slow down completion of registration.  Checks and cash are still accepted, however, your registration will be placed on a pending list until payment is received.  We strongly encourage payment by credit card for trainings of high demand topics.  Thank you.

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