Monday, October 11, 2021 Podcast Question-Can I use “We” instead of “I”?

Can I use "We" instead of "I"? You don't want to miss this one! This real life question came up in one of our trainings! As we were discussing...

Monday, October 11, 2021 Podcast-Motivational Interviewing and School Administration

Motivational Interviewing and School Administration. You don't want to miss this one! We discuss: EmpathyCounseling vs. 3-5 minute conversati...

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 How do you reduce resistance in text/email?

How do you reduce resistance in text/email using Motivational Interviewing? Empathy/compassion Types of talk Catchphrases for e-mail You statements

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Trauma Informed Practice and Motivational Interviewing

Trauma Informed Practice and Motivational Interviewing

Friday, August 6, 2021 Podcast-Is it in the Realm of Motivational Interviewing….

Is it in the Realm of Motivational Interviewing to say...."Let me pause you there" or "It's my job to stay in the realm of..." when working with someo...

Friday, August 6, 2021 Podcast-Motivational Interviewing & Sales

You don’t want to miss this one!! In this podcast we discuss: Intentions of the conversation Discord/resistance Directive Righting reflex And ...

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The Communication Solution is a podcast about Motivational Interviewing and effective communication strategies.  Whether you are a professional trying to improve your communication and leadership skills, a mom trying to improve your relationships or a friend wanting to better support those around you- The Communication Solution will help you learn effective communication strategies.

We discuss Motivational Interviewing which is an evidence based practice that has garnered the attention of many industries for it's efficiency in creating engagement, reducing resistance and moving conversations forward in a productive manner.   Lead by the IFIOC team; Casey Jackson, John Gilbert and Tami Calais we answer your questions about communication and Motivational Interviewing as well as dive DEEP into Motivational Interviewing topics and concepts.

The IFIOC team has studied this evidence based practice for over 30 years combined and we have a passion for creating a better world, helping more individuals to feel heard and understood (which is what Motivational Interviewing helps to do). Join the conversation by submitting questions/comments/suggestions at casey@ifioc.com or just listen in and learn! You might fall in love with this process just like we all have!


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