1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Motivational Interviewing Techniques
This interactive workshop introduces participants to Motivational Interviewing, providing an opportunity to practice newly acquired foundational knowledge, skills, and insights.
WORKSHOP B MODERATOR:
Jennifer Langhinrichsen-Rohling, PhD
Professor of Psychological Science
Licensed Clinical Health Psychologist
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Jennifer Langhinrichsen-Rohling (PhD, University of Oregon) is a Professor in the Department of Psychological Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She is core faculty in the Clinical Health Psychology Ph.D. program and a licensed Clinical Psychologist in North Carolina.
Dr. L-R is an established scholar with over 200 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters that primarily focus on identifying individual, couple, family, and system-level factors associated with the prevention of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, stalking, and self-harming behaviors. Across her career, Dr. L-R has directed the Gulf Coast Behavioral Health and Resiliency Center and the South Alabama Youth Violence Prevention Program. She is in the process of initiating and establishing the B-HealhieR clinic at UNC Charlotte.
Dr. L-R routinely consults with integrated healthcare settings, WIC clinics, domestic violence batterer intervention programs, university service providers, and community advocacy groups to enhance access to evidence-based interventions, such as Motivational Interviewing, and promote trauma-informed care for underserved populations.