Meeting in the middle: motivational interviewing and self-determination theory


Motivational interviewing (MI) is indeed a “bottom-up” model that emerged from practical experience in the field of alcohol treatment. The original description of MI [1] suggested some links to social psychological theories, but focused on an intuitive approach in treating alcohol problems for which there was at the time no empirical support. Our subsequent… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1479-5868-9-25


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