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Motivational Interviewing and Supervision - Live Webinar
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 Export to Your Calendar 11/6/2020
When: Friday, November 6, 2020
9:00 AM to 12:15 PM
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Motivational Interviewing addresses many of the key tasks of supervision, including fostering a strong supervisory relationship, addressing supervisee anxiety and resistance, and providing a framework for delivering feedback. In this workshop, participants will learn how to apply the spirit and processes of Motivational Interviewing in supervision. Participants will practice applying these techniques with a case study. 9:00 Defining Motivational Interviewing 9:30 The Spirit of Motivational Interviewing 10:30 Break 10:45 The Four Processes of Motivational Interviewing 11:15 Case Study and Debrief 12:15 Adjourn Workshop Objectives: 1. Describe the transtheoretical approach of Motivational Interviewing. 2. Apply the Spirit of Motivational Interviewing in a supervisory relationship. 3. Apply the Four Processes of Motivational Interviewing in a supervisory relationship. Nathan Gehlert, Ph.D., LPC has served as Chair of the Department of Counseling since 2018, the same year he was promoted to Associate Professor. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor and earned his Ph.D. from Loyola University Maryland in 2011. He was honored at graduation as the inaugural recipient of the Barry K. Estadt Medal for excellence as a clinician, teacher, supervisor, and researcher. He keeps an active research agenda in the areas of couples counseling, personality theory, the psychology of religion and spirituality, and motivational interviewing. Dr. Gehlert uses motivational interviewing as a framework for teaching students in the Counseling Techniques course. He has trained as an Imago Relationship Therapist and has eight years of experience working with both individuals and couples. He also enjoys mentoring students who seek to continue their training at the doctoral level. Dr. Gehlert is active in the counseling field in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where he has taught counseling workshops each summer since 2015. He is co-organizer of the Vietnam Psychology Professional Development Conference, an international training collaboration between John Carroll and the Psychology and Education Scientific Association, Ho Chi Minh City. Dr. Gehlert also serves as liaison for collaboration initiatives with the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Ho Chi Minh City. He enjoys leading an annual short-term study abroad counseling course in multicultural counseling for John Carroll students in Vietnam. Dr. Gehlert works in the Department as the Director of the Integrated Behavioral Health Specialization, a training program for John Carroll counseling students that is supported by $1.3 million in funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration. Dr. Gehlert was the author of the grant that secured these funds for the University. Outside of the University, Dr. Gehlert loves exploring the globe. As an adventurer, he’s particularly drawn to the solitude of the wilderness and is an avid backpacker. He also enjoys cooking, gardening, and restoring mid-century modern furniture.

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John Carroll University

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Live Webinar offered through John Carroll University

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1 John Carroll Boulevard

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University Heights

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