Motivational Interviewing: Introductory Training for the Youth Forensic Sector - 26 November 2020


Werry Workforce Whāraurau hosted two introductory sessions to Motivational Interviewing 

on Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26 November 2020, 09:30am to 12:00pm



These sessions (the second a repeat of the first) were open to people who work in Youth Forensic or Justice settings. Both sessions were presented by Ben Birks Ang. 

Ben Birks Ang is the Deputy Executive Director - Programmes for the New Zealand Drug Foundation. Ben and his team lead projects that bring different sectors together to improve wellbeing and reduce harm from alcohol and other drugs. He has extensive experience establishing and overseeing school-based, community, and residential drug and alcohol programmes. In addition, he is the Chair of the professional association that oversees the competence and ethics of the addiction workforce in New Zealand.

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Thursday 26 November 2020