Observations of one-on-one conversations between residential care workers and adolescents: A Motivational Interviewing based study


Objectives Care workers often face challenges in building good therapeutic alliances with adolescents in residential youth care. Important for a good therapeutic alliance are positive treatment skills of care workers like... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Annika Eenshuistra (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)
  2. Annemiek T. Harder (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)
  3. Erik J. Knorth (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)

Topic Area

Residential child care


SYM07 » Multiple perspectives on improving practices in residential care (12:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala 2)