Getting BUY in from Parents with Motivational Interviewing 04/07/23 | WEBINAR

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by Dr. Monica Gilbert, PSYD., BCBA-D, LMHC

Earn 2 BACB Learning CEUs!

This LIVE WEBINAR will air on April 7 from 12 pm to 2 pm ET.



This is a FREE webinar!

You can optionally purchase CEUs at the top or bottom of this page.


Dr. Monica Gilbert is the founder of Crystal ABA Therapy

& author of How to Stop Talking and Start Communicating with Motivational Interviewing 

Are you frustrated because parents cancel your parent training sessions last minute? You’ve taught them about the importance of taking data and they still don’t take it? How about interventions? You aren’t getting buy in? This is not only frustrating but can also lead to burn out! This webinar will go over the main concepts of Motivational Interviewing and how it can help increase more effective communication with parents and decrease resistance.

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Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

(1) Assess parent's motivation based on the trans-theoretical model and using different proven measures;

(2) Provide examples of effective change talk strategies to develop and build collaborative relationships with parents;

(3) Describe motivation from an ABA perspective; (4) Identify traps that can harm clinician-parental relationships;

(5) Describe key features of effective MI strategies;

(6) Measure change talk vs. counter-change talk;

(7) Identify key features necessary for cooperative relationships between caregivers and clinicians.

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