This intensive, skills-focused training begins by focusing on E-IMR’s recovery-oriented values and principles and then dives into it’s effective motivational, educational and cognitive-behavioral skills and strategies. With the guidance of E-IMR experts, applied skills-focused activities, resources and integrated consultation, Foundations in E-IMR sets you up to provide your best level of care with individuals experiencing co-occurring disorders.


Foundations in E-IMR Training includes:

  • 7 Modules
    • Introduction to E-IMR (on-line, asynchronous)
    • Setting Recovery Goals (live-virtual, 3 hours)
    • Applying Practitioner Skills (live-virtual, 3 hours)
    • Skills Training Practice (live-virtual, 3 hours)
    • Utilizing Recovery Support Strategies (live-virtual, 3 hours)
    • Employing Relapse Prevention Strategies (live-virtual, 3 hours)
    • Enhancing Your E-IMR Practice (on-line, asynchronous)
  • Consultation to support implementation, applied practice and sustainability
  • E-IMR Manual and associated materials
  • CPT’s Certification in E-IMR Foundations for participants who meet objectives
  • Up to 23 Continuing Education Units


By participating in this training, participants will be able to:

  • Describe and apply E-IMR’s recovery-oriented principles and values.
  • Identify and apply E-IMR strategies that are appropriate to a person’s stage of change.
  • Demonstrate skills to Apply E-IMR’s educational, motivational, and cognitive-behavioral skills appropriately to 
    • guide an individual through creation of a recovery vision, recovery goal setting, goal follow up and home practice.
    • build individuals’ understanding and management of their illness, and connect it to their recovery vision and goals.
  • Utilize the E-IMR manual and materials with individuals who have co-occurring serious mental illness and substance use disorders.

Key Benefits

CEUs: Participants can receive a completion certificate for up to 23 CEUs depending on attendance in live video workshops and level of engagement and completion of online Applied Learning Lab (ALL) activities. Participants can submit the completion certificate to their respective board or certifying body for continuing education credits. CPT's CEU's are pre-approved by Minnesota's Board of Social Work (#CEP 204).

CPT’s E-IMR Foundations Certification: Anyone completing over 70% attendance in live video workshops and ALL activities will become certified in E-IMR Foundations.

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