POSTPONED due to COVID-19 considerations; revised date TBD.
This presentation will address current obstacles healthcare providers encounter with client ambivalence and introduce useful solutions.
1. Reconceptualize client ambivalence as an opportunity for change.
2. Identify three ways of understanding client resistance as a treatment accessibility problem.
3. Identify three ways of unpacking treatment impasses; getting to the heart of ambivalence.
4. Identify three ways of transforming client ambivalence into productive change.
Trainer is Joy M. Tanji, PhD, Associate Professor at the Hawaiʻi School of Professional Psychology at Chaminade University