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December 14, 2018 Registration

Kennesaw State University Counseling & Psychological Services invite you to join us on
Friday, December 14, 2018 , for a one-day workshop entitled:

Using Motivational Interviewing to Help Clients Change
Presented by Angela Bethea-Walsh, Ph.D.

Overview
Dr. Bethea-Walsh will discuss how Motivational Interviewing (MI) can be useful in promoting change for clients with a variety of clinical presentations. She will present the underlying “Spirit” and MI methods designed to increase motivation to change and cultivate client change language when it does not exist. Dr. Bethea-Walsh will guide participants through exercises including live demonstration, video demonstration, “real plays” and some practice in small group exercises. These exercises are designed to help participants have “a taste” of MI interventions in contrast to more confrontational helping styles.

Educational Objectives:
1. Understand how to use Motivational Interviewing to evoke the client’s own natural arguments for change.
2. Enhance skills to influence client motivation to enhance therapy outcomes.
3. Support clients in deciding whether or not they want to change.

About the Speaker:
Angela R. Bethea-Walsh, Ph.D., is a Licensed Psychologist in Georgia and a member of the international Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). For over 10 years, she has been practicing Motivational Interviewing (MI) and training health care providers in MI practice. She has conducted MI training in a wide variety of settings, including primary care, emergency departments in trauma centers, inpatient and outpatient mental health/addictions, college counseling, corrections, integrated behavioral health, providers in mandated treatment for professional athletes, and school settings. She provides small group MI consultation to health care providers. She is also the Chief Behavioral Health Officer for Corporate Health Partners, where she provides MI coaching for health coaches, program directors and other administrators. Her trainings are fast-paced, highly informative and interactive. She is the owner of Bethea Consulting and Psychological Services, P.C., a private practice located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Available CE's
  • 5 CE hours have been APPROVED with the American College Counseling Association for Psychologists. ACCA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. ACCA maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 5 CORE contact hours of continuing education have been APPROVED by the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia (LPCA CE Approval 7931-18).
  • 5 CORE contact hours of continuing education have been applied for with the GA Society of Clinical Social Workers.

Registration Fees by TypePrice
Workshop Registration + CE Certificate $135
College/University Student Registration, No CE for students $45

As a part of the registration fee, the participant will receive lunch and free onsite parking. **Please note, we are unable to provide lunch for participants who register AFTER December 7, 2018**

Itinerary
8:30a-9:00a Registration and Check-In
9:00a-12:00p    Presentation
12:00p-1:00p Lunch
1:00p-3:00p Presentation Continues
3:00p-3:30p Q&A, Wrap up

Location:
Kennesaw State University, MARIETTA Campus
840 Polytechnic Lane, Q Building Auditorium, Marietta, GA 30060

An email will be sent prior to the workshop with driving directions and parking instructions.

For KSU Faculty/Staff or other Colleges/Universities that require an INVOICE:
Please email Melissa Lewis mlewis19@kennesaw.edu for registration instructions.

Prices range from $45.00 to $135.00 (price depends on options selected)

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CANCELLATION POLICY:
You may cancel your registration by calling 470-578-6600 or sending an email to cpsclinicaltrainings@kennesaw.edu. Please keep in mind that each Workshop has its own respective cancellation date. Cancelation date for this workshop is Friday, May 5, 2017.

REFUND POLICY:
In order to receive a full refund, cancellation of the conference Registration is due by: Friday, May 5, 2017.

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By checking this box and submitting this form, I agree and acknowledge that I am undertaking participation in a Kennesaw State University’s Counseling and Psychological Services event and activities of my own free and intentional act and I am fully aware that possible physical injury might occur to me as a result of my participation in these events. I give this acknowledgement freely and knowingly and that I am, as a result, able to participate in KSU CPS events and I do hereby assume responsibility for my own well-being. I also agree not to allow any other individual to participate in my place. This acknowledgement includes my guest(s)'s participation in any tours and evening events.

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