"A unique clinical resource, this book shows how to infuse the methods and spirit of motivational interviewing (MI) into group-based interventions. The authors demonstrate how the four processes of MI with individuals translate into group contexts. They explain both the challenges and the unique benefits of MI groups, guiding practitioners to build the skills they need to lead psychoeducational, psychotherapeutic, and support groups successfully. A wealth of clinical examples are featured. Chapters by contributing authors present innovative group applications targeting specific problems: substance use disorders, dual diagnosis, chronic health conditions, weight management, adolescent risk behaviors, intimate partner violence, and sexual offending"--
Illustrates the five basic principles for conducting productive meetings. In a nightmarish court, a cynical manager is found guilty of failing to prepare himself and inform others about the meeting agenda.
Cast: John Cleese, Robert Hardy, Jeremy Child, Alphonsia Emmanuel; introduced by Antony Jay.
The process excellence approach to management; using teams to meet today's challenges; team roles and responsibilities; doing work in teams; teams using tools to solve problems; building an improvement plan; learning to work together; dealing with conflict; advanced tools and techniques.