Motivational Interviewing for Busy Clinicians

This workshop will review and teach motivational interviewing (MI) tools for treating unhealthy alcohol and drug use as well as for promoting behavior change in primary care and other specialties. Emphasis will be on mentored small group learning, and clinical skills acquisition and practice. All participants will develop continuing learning plans to increase proficiency. (Planners: Ken Saffier, MD; Karena Franses, LCSW; Steven Eickelberg, MD; Sean Koon, MD; Julie Nyquist, PhD; Maureen Strohm, MD).

| Ken Saffier, MD, Contra Costa Family Medicine Residency, Martinez, CA; Clinical Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine; Member of M.I.N.T. (Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers.
| Karena Franses, LCSW, Clinical social work supervisor, Positive Health Program (AIDS & AIDS Specialties) San Francisco General Hospital, UCSF, San Francisco, CA; Member of M.I.N.T.