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Title Motivational Interviewing Strategies and Techniques: Rationales and Examples
Summary How information is presented can affect how it is received. We’ve learned from Motivational Interviewing that, when relevant, new information should be presented in a neutral, nonjudgmental, and sensitive manner that empowers consumers to make more informed decisions about quitting or changing a risky or problem behavior. The following paper outlines some of the Motivational Interviewing Strategies and Techniques and provides rationales and sample questions around: - Asking for permission - Eliciting/evoking change talk

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