Call for papers now open for Motivational Interviewing Symposium

Beyond an Effect Size: Innovations in Thinking & Practice, 7-9 March 2012. Auckland, New Zealand

HMA is pleased to announce the second International Symposium on Motivational Interviewing (ISMI). The event will be held at the Stamford Plaza Hotel located in the heart of Auckland City, New Zealand.

We are fortunate to have keynote addresses by Dr. Theresa Moyers, University of New Mexico and Dr. Allan Zuckoff, lecturer in psychology and psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh.

Pre-Symposium professional development workshops 7th March 2012
(limited to 20 participants per workshop):
• Advanced MI & Change Talk – Terri Moyers & Joel Porter
• MI Coaching & Supervision – Eileen Britt & Mark Wallace-Bell
• MI & Co-existing Problems – Dr Allan Zuckoff

Symposium 8th – 9th March 2012
Two-days of interactive presentations by colleagues from Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and beyond

HMA appreciates our support partners for this event:

We are looking forward to covering a wide range of innovative, informative and creative presentations on the key themes of ISMI: Beyond an Effect Size: Innovations in Thinking and Practice. We are interested in hearing about scientific and practice-based papers that inform people about the different ways MI is taught, practiced, integrated, culturally adapted and researched across professions. All presentations will be in a plenary format for thirty minutes followed by fifteen minutes of discussion and questions.
• Submitted abstracts should be a maximum of 250 words
• Symposium registration fees are complementary for selected papers
• Abstracts due date: 17 October 2011

• Please include contact information, and submit in Pages or Word format to joel.porter@hma.co.nz

Enrolments open soon at: www.hma.co.nz/workshops

Published on Monday, September 12th, 2011, under Announcements, Learning & development, Motivational Interviewing

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