Working with discord – Ken interviews Daryl about returning to a life of crime


Do I want to turn my back on everything I know?

This months DVD on motivational interviewing focuses upon the notion of discord and the challenges of engaging with a client who is deciding on where to go next after spending time in prison.  This month it is me (Ken McMaster) undertaking a session with Daryl who is ambivalent about a return to lifestyle of drug dealing. He has recently been released from prison after a five year lag. I work with Daryl to engage him in an authentic inquiry about his next steps in life and work with discord that is the backdrop to the interview.  Take a look here…

Published on Friday, January 29th, 2016, under Motivational Interviewing

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