“Motivational Interviewing is a collaborative, goal-oriented method of communication with particular attention to the language of change. It is intended to strengthen personal motivation for and commitment to a change goal by eliciting and exploring an individual’s own arguments for change.”

Stephen Rollnick and William R. Miller, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2010

Founded in the early 1980s by William Miller and Stephen Rollnick, this approach has been the subject of over 1,000 peer-reviewed articles.


MI: A Guided Dialogue


Consent form
How to send in your recording via Hightail for coding

Other resources

Personal Value cards and instructions
MI behaviour count sheets 

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