Recorded Webinar: Motivational Interviewing for Health Behavior Change

Suggested CDR Learning Codes: 1050, 4090, 6010, 6020; Level 2
Suggested CDR Performance Indicators: 1.3.1, 9.6.1, 9.1.3, 4.1.5

Motivational interviewing is a directive, person-centered, guiding style for counseling clients to help them to make their own decisions about changing health behavior. This webinar will present the basics of MI, including the listening skills and ways of responding to clients to help them decide if, when and how they will change.

The live version of this joint Becky Dorner & Associates and Today's Dietitian webinar was presented by Ellen Glovsky, PhD, RD, LDN, on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, from 2-3:30 p.m. EDT. This recorded version is approved for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit. RDs should list code 175 for this activity type.

Learning Objectives

After successfully completing the program, participants will be able to:

  1. Define motivational interviewing.
  2. Design a collaborative working relationship with the patient.
  3. Utilize the basic listening skills and effective responses in a conversation with a client.
Course summary
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  • 1.50 CDR
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Ellen Glovsky, PhD, RD, LDN, is a member of the teaching faculty of Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Dr. Glovsky conducts workshops and consultations for a variety of organizations around the country on Motivational Interviewing. She is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT), the international professional group of MI practitioners and trainers. Dr. Glovsky maintains a private practice in which she offers treatment for eating disorders and chronic weight management issues.

Dr. Glovsky has no relevant disclosures to report. She has certified that no conflict of interest exists for this program. View our disclosure policy.


This recorded webinar is accredited through Becky Dorner & Associates.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 CDR


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