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Evidence-based Practices (EBP) - Principle 2. Enhance Motivation to Change

Exercises for Developing MI Skills in Corrections

This publication presents scenarios that agents commonly encounter, and address clients’ central eight criminogenic needs.

Motivational Interviewing in Corrections: A Comprehensive Guide to Implementing MI in Corrections

This guide explains how to implement motivational interviewing (MI) in correctional settings. 

Motivational Interviewing (with a Criminal Justice Focus) Annotated Bibliography

This annotated bibliography contains the written resources pertaining specifically to the criminal justice field.

Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide for Probation and Parole

This publication explains the principles behind MI and advice for applying MI in their everyday dealings with offenders in the community.

Two Probation Officer/Offender Contact Sessions (PO 1 & 2) [Motivational Interviewing]

Two role-played scenarios can be used in training or skill coding sessions.

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