motivational interview

motivational interview

Substance abuse A nonconfrontational counseling technique that may be used by a primary care giver to evaluate a substance–alcohol, illicit drug–abuser's receptiveness to treatment
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The brief intervention relies primarily on a motivational interview to provide students with the skills, knowledge, and insight into the consequences of drinking.
This would be via a motivational interview or educational session about exercise, and completing surveys.
A motivational interview is a dialogue between the clinician and patient with specific steps.
The motivational interviewing expert conducted systematic coaching sessions with each staff member at least once per month for three months prior to the intervention until each staff member was determined by the expert to be proficient in motivational interview delivery.
In a motivational interview, the patient should do most of the talking.
1997) described, but did not evaluate, a promising brief motivational interview that was designed to reduce smoking among adults in a general medical practice.
The initial phase of the intervention is a motivational interview conducted by a primary care provider, during which the patient is encouraged to identify his or her goals and to understand the potential impact of depression on attaining those goals.
The author covers conversations about change, the basics of motivational interviewing, the spirit and style of motivational interviewing, core skills, the motivational interview approach to giving information and advice, the four processes of a conversation map, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
Published in the January 2005 issue of Drug and Alcohol Dependence, a study conducted by researchers at Boston University involved an intervention group in which participants received a motivational interview with a substance abuse outreach worker, referrals to treatment programs, a written list of treatment options, and a follow-up telephone call after 10 days.
A key concept in any motivational interview is that patients are unlikely to change their behavior unless they are ready to change.
Objective : PRECIOUS: PREventive Care Infrastructure based On Ubiquitous Sensing will provide a preventive care system to promote healthy lifestyles, which is comprised of three components: (1) transparent sensors for monitoring user context and health indicators (food intake, sleep and activity) deliver ambient data about current user behaviour; (2) users are represented by individual virtual models which allow inferring health risks and desired behavioural changes; (3) state-of-the-art motivational techniques originating especially from gamification and motivational interview trigger a set of feedback tools to change the user habits toward more healthy conduct.
Each teen chose the location and frequency of the motivational interview sessions, and chose whether their parents attended.