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Please note: We are carefully monitoring news about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States and locally. As a proactive step, the Bradley Learning Exchange has canceled this Bradley Conference event. Refunds will be issued for those who had already registered. Please call 401-606-5752 with any questions.
This is an interactive session designed both to review the principles of Motivational Interviewing and to engage in real-time practice of Motivational Interviewing skills through much of the three-hour session. This is not an introductory course, but rather meant to review the basics and then advance the practice of Motivational Interviewing in practitioners with some prior knowledge of this technique. Emphasis will be on:
Bradley Conference is designed to provide education for psychologists, social workers, physicians, nurses, certified counselors, speech/language and occupational therapists, teachers, milieu associates, and other professionals who work with children, adolescents or adults. Topics address different behavioral health populations and treatment modalities and are intended to provide practical, state-of-the-art information.
Bradley Hospital’s clinical expertise, internationally renowned research, and academic affiliation with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University make the hospital a unique resource in all areas of behavioral health care. We have designed a wide range of learning experiences to provide the training that behavioral health care professionals need to stay at the forefront of their fields.
Catherine Friedman, MD, is board certified in child and adolescent psychiatry, general psychiatry and addiction medicine. She is an assistant professor (clinical) of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University. Dr. Friedman has worked in various clinical, administrative, educational and research settings within hospital and community health systems, Rhode Island state government organizations and Brown University. A unifying theme of her work has been how substance use disorders and other psychiatric disorders develop across the lifespan and within family systems. She has been learning and practicing Motivational Interviewing since 2005, and teaching it to multiple types of practitioners since 2008.
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation criteria and policies of the Rhode Island Medical Society (RIMS) through the joint providership of Rhode Island Hospital and Bradley Hospital. Rhode Island Hospital is accredited by the Rhode Island Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Rhode Island Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Rhode Island Hospital maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This activity is approved for 1.0 Category 1 CE credits. Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only.
CEUs for this event have been submitted, pending approval by the National Board for Social Work (NASW), designating this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 continuing education credits for certified counselors, marriage and family therapists.