Preferred Systems, Inc
1001 State Street Suite 1400
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 888-455-7437

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Motivational Interviewing
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Date: July 21, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM
Venue: ZEM ZEM Shriner
2525 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16506
Format: Live Classroom Course
Price: See Credits for Pricing
Course Description

             Preferred Systems, Inc. Behavioral Health Program

                   Erie County Office of Drug and Alcohol Abuse


                                                 July 21-22

                9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


       Motivational Interviewing


This program is intended for those individuals working in the Behavioral Health Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse Fields

Presented by Amy Shanahan, MS, CADC & Billie Jo Smith, MS, LPC


This course will provide the attendee with knowledge of the comprehensive view of the complex elements as it relates to the right actions for the professional in the Behavioral Health Field.  The course is designed to address the specific ethical guidelines as they   relate to those individuals who hold designations in Substance Abuse Counseling, Nursing, Problem Gambling Counseling, Teachers, National Board of Certified Counselors and Licensed Social Workers.


Upon the completion of this 2-day program the participants will be able to:

Give participants the information to respond to individuals with empathic, reflective statements, Identify change talk within individual speech.
Understand when and how to use open-ended questions to elicit change talk.

This training is followed by an optional and invitational series of 8 monthly learning collaboratives.

This Program is being held at the Erie Zem Zem Shrine Club 2525 West 38th Street, Erie, PA 16506







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Continuing Education Credits
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  Credit Type Hours Price
Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB)  (Pennsylvania) 
12.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $80.00
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
12.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $80.00
National Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
12.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $80.00
National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA)
12.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $100.00
National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA) Non-Member
12.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $100.00
Certificate of Attendance
12.00 Clock Hours $80.00