C4 Innovations

Community & Behavioral Health | Recovery | Social Change

MICA Pond

Who Should Take This Course

  • MI practitioners who want to improve their skillfulness
  • Supervisors, coaches, and coders who want to provide feedback to staff
  • Key leaders and administrators who want to support MI implementation
  • Quality assurance and quality improvement professionals
  • Health and human service providers who want their clients to experience more skillful MI

Learning Objectives

  • Offer feedback to share MI skill development
  • Evaluate conversations along seven different MI dimensions
  • Identify specific MI skills in conversations

Course Facts

Dates: Mondays, November 4-December 2, 2019

Time: 12-1:15 pm ET

Subject: Motivational Interviewing, Coding and Coaching

Practice level: Advanced

CE credit:

  • ASWB: 10 hours
  • NAADAC: 10 hours
  • NBCC: 6 hours

Course type: Live online

  • 75 minutes weekly live webcast
  • Roughly 35 minutes of weekly home study activities

Weekly Agenda

Week 1: The MICA: A Birds' Eye View

Week 2: Applying the MICA Intentions and Strategies: An Effective Motivational Conversation

Week 3: Applying the MICA Intentions and Strategies: Ineffective Motivational Conversations

Week 4: Applying the MICA for Coding and Coaching: Moving Toward Effective Motivational Conversations

Week 5: MICA Coding and Coaching: Using the Coaching Report and Sentence Stem Format