Midland Community Pharmacy Group supports members by providing a comprehensive and FREE Motivational Interviewing Training course held annually and facilitated by Dr Mark Wallace Bell.
providing care in collaboration with the patient and health care team by applying therapeutic principles and evidence-based data, while considering any factors that might impact therapeutic outcomes
using and managing health system resources in collaboration with the patient and health care team to promote health, appropriate medicine distribution, and improve therapeutic outcomes
promoting disease prevention and improved health in collaboration with patients, communities, at-risk populations, and the health care team.
In order to demonstrate these important competencies, pharmacists need to develop skills for effective communication, at every level of patient contact. Motivational interviewing training is one way pharmacists can establish and develop these skills.
Further reading can be found in the Members only area of this website.