2021 IDEA World Virtual
133 Motivational Interviewing: Transforming Client Sessions Into Client Experiences
Motivational interviewing is a powerful guiding style of communication. When used properly, it can evoke a client’s deep-level reasons to change and pinpoint where they are on the change continuum. From there, exercise and health professionals can support clients in building a realistic and effective behavior-change program. This session will explore the principles of motivational interviewing and how to use this soft skill in every client interaction to guide them toward a more streamlined path to success.