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Motivational Interviewing

Toward Evidence-Based Decision Making in Community Corrections: Research and Strategies for Successful Implementation

This publication contains articles on community corrections, with special emphasis on successful implementation strategies.

EBP: The Implications of Supervision: Strategies for Improving Corrections' Capacity for Implementing EBPs: The Colorado EBP Project for Implementation Capacity (EPIC) Staff Development System

This article looks at the Colorado’s EPIC, a pilot demonstration project to test the efficacy of implementation strategies.

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.

Motivational Interviewing for Incarcerated Adolescents: Effects of Depressive Symptoms on Reducing Alcohol and Marijuana Use After Release

This study evaluates the efficacy of MI versus RT in reducing substance use outcomes for incarcerated adolescents.

Motivational Interviewing Training In Criminal Justice: Development of a Model Plan

The utilization of motivational interviewing (MI) by probation officers is explained.

Implementing Motivational Interviewing in Correctional Settings: An Interview with Dr. William Miller

This presentation is an extended interview with Dr. William Miller regarding the utilization of motivational interviewing (MI) in correctional settings.

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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