Course Overview

Join Pam Pietruszewski in this course and discover how the SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment) and Motivational Interviewing (MI) play a part in strengthening your services and strategies for tobacco cessation with the individuals you serve.

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Credit Hours: MCBAP-R (0.0), MCBAP-S (2.0), Mi-CEC (0.0), Nursing (0.0)
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Topics Covered

  • Strengthening your SBIRT services
  • Motivational Interviewing strategies for tobacco
  • Scenarios

Course Objectives

  • Identify and apply the core components of SBIRT and motivational interviewing. 
  • Understand how SBIRT and motivational interviewing enhance behavior change and treatment outcomes. 
  • Learn strategies to incorporate SBIRT and motivational interviewing into existing models of care.

What People Are Saying

I enjoyed reading this module. I believe I retain a lot more information when the subject matter is in a presentation, rather than a simple PDF.

- Gloria B.