Motivational Interviewing (MI) Training

If you are a Practice Participant in the TN Heart Health Network program, then up to two of your pharmacist partners will receive free training in motivational interviewing. This program is also available at a discounted rate to all our TN Heart Health Network partners. As part of the pharmacist-physician collaborative intervention, your staff will receive additional mentoring and networking opportunities beyond the initial MI training program.

Motivational Interviewing Certification Program

Credit hours: 12 hours
Description: This asynchronistic, interactive program has six modules and serves as a comprehensive introduction to the Motivational Interviewing approach.

Learning design: Didactic lecture, practice activities, videoclips, partner activities with review questions, and competency assessment of coaching skill-set using standardized patients.

Passing Requirements: Completion of modules, satisfactory completion of assignments, competency assessment including standardized patient experience.

To register staff for the course, please fill out one form for each participant here. To receive additional information or if you have any questions, please email Susan Butterworth, PhD at