Lynn Sones has worked within the Social Services sector for 40 years. The primary focus of the last eighteen years has been clinical supervision, program development and evaluation, teaching, and coaching and training Motivational Interviewing in a community based Addiction/Mental Health Treatment Program. This program provided support to other agencies including; Child and Family Mental Health, Boards of Education, Physicians and Hospitals, Child Protection, Judicial System, AIDS Service Organizations,Indigenous programs, Homelessness initiatives and Social Assistance/Employment Programs. Through this continuum of experience she has maintained focus and practice of Motivational Interviewing. She received certification with Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) and MITI Coding 2009 and in 2017 was re-certified for the most recent version, MITI 4.2.1. She has committed herself to life long learning and improvement.
Lynn graduated from Boston University with a B.A. and Central Michigan University with a MAEd.