Gabrielle Ruiz Tudo
Gabrielle is a Puerto Rican, currently living in Puerto Rico. She is a consultant with studies in psychology. For 10 years she has had experience in the areas of research and community work, including in the roles of counseling, training, supervision, and coordination of programs mostly aimed towards disease and substance use prevention. Trained in Motivational Interview (MI) since 2006, a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) since 2012. She has been part of the Health Education and Training Institute (HETI) Coders team since 2013, helping professionals become more proficient in their MI skills, both in English and Spanish. From her beginnings in MI, she has been involved in several efforts to make MI more accessible to Spanish speakers.