Intro to Counselling: Motivate

ADCT 1000

Course description

This course introduces students to the fundamental skills of counselling and motivational interviewing. Principles and techniques for motivating change are examined and practised within the framework of the Stages of Change Model. Particular attention is given to motivating people to change addictive behaviours. Throughout the process, students are encouraged to understand themselves in relation to others as they examine the role of the counsellor, the dynamics of the therapeutic relationship, and as the practise their skills



Course Hours



Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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