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Motivational Interviewing with Teens
4/3/2013 - 4/3/2013
The Partnershp for Families & Children
Denver, CO
Event Contact:
Sharlene Chiappetti
The Partnershp for Families & Children
303-837-8466
schiappetti@pffac.org
http://biz127.inmotionhosting.com/~pffaco5/?page_id=229#tracks
Sponsoring Organization(s):
National Center for School Engagement
The Partnership for Families & Children
Additional Information:
In this workshop you will learn techniques based on decades of successful implementation of the Motivational Interviewing model, geared especially for youth with troubling behaviors. You will come away with specific exercises you can use to help young people decide for themselves to make positive changes in the behaviors that cause problems in school, whether those behaviors be substance use, skipping class, bullying, defying teachers and staff or just not wanting to do their homework.

As part of a professional development series, this workshop is designed for nonprofit professionals, teachers, and school administrators. This workshop will take place from 2 PM - 5 PM.