Upcoming Events

An ACS Educational Workshop

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

Rosalind C. Corbett, Certified Addictions Treatment Counselor and expert in Motivational Interviewing, is back!
In this introductory workshop, participants will explore the spirit of Motivational Interviewing (MI) through recognizing, maintaining and facilitating change and commitment. MI is a gentle, person-centered directive method of communication for enhancing intrinsic motivation to change by exploring and resolving ambivalence. Learn different communication modalities that help bring out the best in how you connect with and advise those on your caseload!

WHEN:
Friday, March 2, 2018
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

WHERE:
Lucie Stern Community Center
1305 Middlefield Road, Community Room
Palo Alto, CA 94301

COST:
FREE!
* AOD certified professionals are eligible to receive 6 CEUs for attending the workshop.
There is a fee of $25, made payable to The Fellowship Center (Authorized CCAPP Provider #IS-17-268-0719)

Reserve your spot here!

Please reserve your spot by Friday, February 23, 2018.
For questions or help registering, please contact Cassy Perera at 650-424-0852 x105, cassy@acs-teens.org

An ACS Educational Workshop

How to Communicate Better with Your Teen

Rosalind C. Corbett, Certified Addictions Treatment Counselor and expert in Motivational Interviewing, is back!
In this workshop, parents will explore the basics of Motivational Interviewing, a technique used by counselors to facilitate change within their clients. Parents will learn methods that can enhance communication with their teenagers and learn ways to increase their child’s intrinsic motivation to create positive changes in their own life.

WHEN:
TBD

WHERE:
Lucie Stern Community Center
1305 Middlefield Road, Community Room
Palo Alto, CA 94301

COST:
FREE!

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To learn more about events or how to get involved, please contact:
Cassy Perera, Fund Development Associate: cassy@acs-teens.org or 650.424.0852 x105.