When: May 19 – 22, 2020 Postponed until further notice
Where: Red Rocks Visitors Center Rock Room, Morrison Colorado
Food: Lunch and snacks are provided
Cost: $750 per person with 15% discount for groups of 3 or more
Motivational Interviewing Informed Wraparound (MiiWrap) is an evidence-based practice that integrates the Principles and Activities of Wraparound with the Mindset, Relational and Behavior Change Communication Skills and Processes of Motivational Interviewing into a more dynamic and successful process. The 4-day coach and supervisor training introduce experienced Wraparound and/or MiiWrap staff and supervisors to the details of effective coaching, training and supervision for staff in the implementation of high fidelity MiiWrap. The curriculum focuses on a competency-based process for supporting these staff to provide fidelity MiiWrap as quickly as possible and continually improve their skills and outcomes. The curriculum has five primary sections:
The training takes the students through the enhanced process and includes practice solving these common problems and other challenges identified by the students themselves. This training gives current staff a whole new set of tools to be more effective guiding the MiiWrap process.
For more information on MiiWrap, visit https://www.vroonvdb.com/about-miiwrap/.
Dr. Jim Rast, President Vroon VDB LLC
Dr. Rast has more than 35 years of experience in various settings in human service and healthcare organizations. He has been working with children and families in community-based settings for over 30 years, developing individualized services and systems to support these services. Jim has extensive skills in evaluation, continuous quality improvement, as well as developing and implementing community-based collaborative human services. Jim has developed and trained teams to implement High Fidelity Wraparound in several states and has integrated Motivational Interviewing and High-Fidelity Wraparound together to offer the more enhanced and effective service of MiiWrap.
Sharon Weber, Senior Clinical Trainer Magellan Healthcare Wyoming
Sharon Weber serves as the trainer-coach for Magellan the Wyoming Care Management Entity. Sharon lives in Laramie, Wyoming and comes to Magellan from Cathedral Home for Children, where she served as community programs director and in many other positions for the past 26 years. Sharon has spearheaded efforts with landmark implications in areas such as peer mediation and improved graduation rates. Her advocacy for children and families has extended to the Wyoming legislature. Sharon has achieved credentialing as a High-Fidelity Wraparound facilitator, trainer, coach and Wraparound process mentor. She is employing her diverse skills, leadership and fervent passion to advance best practices throughout the state to improve the lives of youth and their families in Wyoming and is leading the effort to implement MiiWrap statewide in Wyoming.