Practice Guidance

Using motivational interviewing in social work practice

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Contents Introduction Underlying principles of motivational interviewing Key processes and skills What motivational interviewing is not Professionals’ responses following training Concluding thoughts Further reading Introduction This article aims to describe the motivational interviewing approach, its core spirit and processes, and its application to the social work profession. This article reflects the author’s own understanding of […]

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