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comMit Motivational Interviewing Training


September 1 @ 12:00 am
September 30, 2022 @ 11:59 pm
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Overview: ICAHN is partnering with Dr. Bruce Berger, PHD to offer comMit: on-line Motivational Interviewing Training for Health Care Providers.

comMIt was created by Bruce Berger, PhD and William Villaume, PhD to teach health care providers how to use the principles of motivational interviewing (MI) with patients to more effectively improve adherence with health behaviors and hence, produce better outcomes. The e-learning program is accredited  for 8 hours of approved continuing education credit for dietitians, nurses, pharmacists, physicians, and social workers.  ICAHN is offering the six module e-learning program at a discounted rate.


There are 6 modules in the 8 hour course:

  • Introduction and Background
  • The Human Brain and Threat
  • Sense Making and Practical Reasoning
  • Developing Report and the Synergy of MI
  • Reflecting, Empathizing, Re-framing and Exploring the Issue
  • Addressing the Issue: Resolving Patient Issues the Prevent Change

The learner has ninety days to complete this highly interactive program and receive CE credit.  Learners may stop at any point in the program and then return to it where they left off.  Learners may also review each module completed as often as they would like during the three-month time. frame. The program has limited spaces available.


ICAHN is offering a special course rate of $50.00 per person or $25.00 per person for gold and silver subscribers.

Sample Module

Funding provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Improving the Health of Illinoisans through Prevention and Management of Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke (CDC-DP18-1815).

This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $824,375 with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.