February 16, 2021 Educational Meeting - Motivational Interviewing

February 16, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Join us via Webex on February 16th at 5:00!

Presented by:  Johanna Leal MINT, MA, GCDF, EICC

About the Speaker:

Johanna has 20 years of experience designing, implementing and evaluating innovative programs in community-based organizations and government entities including courts, schools, probation, parole, prison, community corrections and behavioral health agencies. Some of these programs include trauma informed and community-based victim services, reentry programs, justice reinvestment programs in the community, restorative practices in schools and courts for youth and families, and specialized workforce development programs for youth, women and formerly incarcerated people. She has also designed strength-based training, coaching and implementation models to support organizations leading change initiatives and justice reform efforts. Johanna specializes in working with multiple systems to increase collective impact and tackle complicated problems. She holds a Master’s degree in Educational Psychology with an emphasis on Behavior Change from the University of Colorado at Denver, a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Anthropology and Education from the University of California at Santa Cruz and is a professional coach as a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT), a current resident for Goleman EI Emotional Intelligence Certification (EICC), Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) and Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF).

 Learning Outcomes:

  1. Participants will gain an understanding of the underlying spirit and evidence-based approach of Motivational Interviewing.
  2. Participants will learn and practice the foundational skills of Motivational Interviewing.
  3. Participants will learn how to apply the Motivational Interviewing strategy to improve behavior change outcomes


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$15.00 Non-Member Ticket