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Brief Interventions and Motivational Interviewing: literature review and guidance for practice

Author: Evans, D.S.; Martin, L.; Neeson, B.; O'Brien, M. and Cahill, D.;HSE

Publication Year: 2011


Executive Summary
1. Introduction
2. Methodology
3. Review of Systematic Reviews of Brief Intervention and Motivational Interviewing
4. Review of Evaluation of Brief Intervention and Motivational Interviewing training
5. Discussion
6. Conclusions and recommendations
7. References
Appendix 1
Appendix 2
Appendix 3
Appendix 4


Brief intervention (BI) and Motivational Interviewing (MI) techniques are a practical way to train health professionals in helping others to change their behaviour. A literature review was undertaken to help ensure that the way BI and MI is employed by the HSE is based on evidence of effectiveness.

Format Download
Keywords behavioural sciences, motivation, interventions, health promotion
Publisher HSE
Classification health promotion
ISBN 9781898098492
Pages 62
Categories: Irish Content
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