SharoneAbramowitz

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MI Trainer Presentation

Dr
Sharone
Abramowitz
Physician/psychiatry/integrative health/addiction medicine
Business Information
Business name: 
Behavioral & Addiction Medicine Director, Psychiatry/Integrative Health/Addiction Medicine
Address line 1: 
3830 Piedmont Avenue
Address line 2: 
Office also in San Francisco
Town/City: 
Oakland
State: 
California
Postcode/zip code: 
94611
Country: 
United States
Contact Information
Email address: 
Dr.Abramowitz@gmail.com
Telephone number: 
415-689-9184
Fax number: 
415-689-9184

More About Me

About Me

MINT member since 2002, and integrative psychiatrist and addiction medicine specialist. I am the behavioral and addiction medicine director for a Northern California internal medicine residency, where I developed a 3 year brief MI curriculum: Linking a Motivational Interviewing Curriculum to the Chronic Care Model, J Gen Intern Med 2010 Oct;25(Suppl 4):620–6. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20737238). I also began the first premedical student health coach project based on MI. I've provided MI trainings for numerous medical organizations. I am the MI trainer for an interdisciplinary integrative health & medicine fellowship.

Service Information
Services offered: 
Introductory Training
Intermediate training
Advanced training
Supervision
Coaching
Training for Groups
Area of practice: 
Health
Addiction
Organisational Change
Trainer Statement

I have provided MI introductory lectures, 2 day trainings, and MI coaching for schools of medicine, residencies, addiction medicine physicians, integrative medicine clinicians, nurses, health educators, medical social workers, health coaches, lay counselors and others. I am also an SBIRT trainer, which is an early intervention approach for problem drinking that uses brief MI strategies. 

Training Interests
Health behavior change in medical settings, integrative health, substance use and alcohol disorders & SBIRT, health coaching, brief MI for healthcare clinicians, MI applied to stages of change & chronic care models
Training language 1: 
English

History

Member for
6 years 7 months
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