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Friday October 24, 2014 at 8:30 AM PDT
Saturday October 25, 2014 at 4:30 PM PDT

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World Forestry Center - David Douglas Room 
4033 SW Canyon Road
David Douglas Room
Portland, OR 97221

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Michael Fulop 
Michael J. Fulop Training [] 

Intro to Motivational Interviewing Workshop

led by Michael Fulop

  • An Intro MI training workshop led by psychologist, Michael Fulop. You will learn MI basics via skills practice, observation, coaching, small group discussions, role playing, expert videos, and some didactics. You'll receive a learning guide, all slides, MI resource list, plus access to a free ongoing supervision group via webinar. 
  • Workshop is 2 days from 8:30-4:30 with 90 minutes for lunch on own.
  • Attendance & Continuing Education Certificate provided 

MI Intro Workshop Learning Objectives

  • Learn some underlying MI science
  • Learn how MI approaches improves client outcomes
  • Learn basic MI skills for client engagement clients, to enhance motivation
  • Improve your focusing skills to target your client’s change goals
  • Learn how to distinguish change talk from sustain talk
  • Learn when not to use MI

Practical Workshop Skills

  • Negotiating Agendas
  • Understand client discord & resistance - Learn rolling with resistance
  • Learn focus skills for client's change decisions and attitudes 
  • Learn how to evoke patients’ values to enhance their reasons for change
  • Learn collaborative skills when giving advice and information

Class/Workshop Learning Methods

  • Didactic Presentations, Expert MI videos in various health settings, Observing self & others in role or real playing practice with MI, 
  • OARS Basics, MI Learning plan

Class/Workshop Leader

Michael Fulop, Psy.D. - Clinical Psychologist - MINT Member[1]

CE - 13 hours of General Continuing Education Certificate for workshop completion

DatesFriday 10-24, and Saturday 10-25 from 8:30 – 4:30 PM each day

SiteWorld Forestry Center, Mount Hood Room, 4033 SW Canyon Rd., Portland, OR 97221


Workshop Fees

Licensed Professional Fee[2] – $300.00 [

Early registration discount fee $240.00 – by 9-24-14]

Graduate Student Fee [I.D. required] – $200.00 [

Early registration discount fee $160.0 – by 9-24-14]

Space is limited - Maximum # of participants limited to 34


  • Coffee, teas, water, and snacks provided 
  • Lunch is on your own for 60 minutes; walk to Metro Oregon Zoo, or The Counter at the Museum [200 yards] or drive to nearby restaurants. [I'm sorry, but you're not permitted to bring in any food to the World Forestry Center, other than what is officially catered - I am sorry for any inconvenience.]
  • The World Forestry Center is MAX accessible. 
  • Onsite parking is plentiful for Portland city rates. 

Questions? Contact Michael Fulop @ 503.539.4932 or

[2]Psychologists, social workers, counselors, MD’s, PMHNP’s, M.Ed’s, PT's, & others.