Thursday, February 20, 2020 Podcast-Values & Behavior Change

Values & Behavior Change This is a FANTASTIC podcast about Motivational Interviewing, Values and behavior change. Listen up if you want to understan...

Thursday, February 6, 2020 Podcast-If MI is a professional tool, why teach relationship based classes?

If Motivational Interviewing is used professionally, why teach relationship based classes? Join us for this question from one of YOU discussing how MI...

Friday, January 24, 2020 Podcast: What is Motivational Interviewing?

What is Motivational Interviewing? Join us in this 30ish minute podcast as we discuss what Motivational Interviewing is!

Thursday, January 9, 2020 Podcast: Question-How do you prevent Miscommunication?

Preventing Miscommunication Question from the audience: How do you prevent miscommunication in conversations? To submit questions e-mail tami.calais@i...

Thursday, December 26, 2019 Podcast-5 minutes after I’m dead

5 minutes after I’m dead. Join Casey, John and Tami as we discuss one of Casey’s favorite questions to help someone go from being “stuck” to unstuck! ...

Friday, December 6, 2019 Podcast: Executive Functioning

Executive Functioning   What is it? Why do we want to know more about it?  In this approximately 15 minute discussion Casey shares his insights on e...

Thursday, November 7, 2019 Podcast-How do you “check in” with using MI?

Checking in using MI?  A question from one of YOU!   Rachel notes in her industry she is often "checking in" with folks and is curious how to do tha...

Thursday, October 24, 2019 Podcast-Physics of Communication

Physics of Communication.   Contact: tami.calais@ifioc.com with any questions, topic suggestions or comments!

Thursday, October 17, 2019 Question from a listener: Can you make suggestions in MI? IFIOC008

Join us for answering one of your questions! In this shorter 10+ minute podcast we answer the question, "Can you make suggestions in Motivational Int...

Thursday, October 17, 2019 Why create the MICA (Motivational Interviewing Competency Assessment)? IFIOC007

Join us for this 30+ minute podcast as we discuss what the MICA is, and why it was created! Discover some of the ways we can listen from a fidelity b...

Thursday, October 17, 2019 Question from a listener: What is Supporting Autonomy and Activation mean? IFIOC006

Join us for another 10+ minute listener question! What is supporting Autonomy and Activation or SAA? Casey answer this listener question about what s...

Thursday, October 17, 2019 Question from a listener: Change down the road. IFIOC005

In real life, how do I help or respond when someone says to me, "I want to make a change, but down the road, not now." Where do I go from there to hel...

About The Show

The Communication Solution is a podcast about Motivational Interviewing and effective communication strategies.  Whether you are a professional trying to improve your communication and leadership skills, a mom trying to improve your relationships or a friend wanting to better support those around you- The Communication Solution will help you learn effective communication strategies.

We discuss Motivational Interviewing which is an evidence based practice that has garnered the attention of many industries for it's efficiency in creating engagement, reducing resistance and moving conversations forward in a productive manner.   Lead by the IFIOC team; Casey Jackson, John Gilbert and Tami Calais we answer your questions about communication and Motivational Interviewing as well as dive DEEP into Motivational Interviewing topics and concepts.

The IFIOC team has studied this evidence based practice for over 30 years combined and we have a passion for creating a better world, helping more individuals to feel heard and understood (which is what Motivational Interviewing helps to do). Join the conversation by submitting questions/comments/suggestions at casey@ifioc.com or just listen in and learn! You might fall in love with this process just like we all have!


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