6-Week Workshops on CBT

By January 24, 2022Upcoming Events

The Ottawa Institute of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy is offering two 6-week workshops on CBT for health professionals. These workshops will be conducted by videoconference.

Dates (Thursdays from 9:00am to 12:00pm):
Level I: March 10 to April 14, 2022
Level II: April 21 to May 26, 2022.

Essentials of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (Level I): Learning CBT
This online training workshop is focused on teaching the essentials of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) through a series of weekly experiential training sessions. Participants will learn to use the CBT model to conceptualise client problems, individualize and develop collaborative treatment plans, and to use cognitive re-appraisal, behavioural experiments and exposure-based treatment. This training seminar is offered as a series of six weekly sessions and includes experientially-based exercises aimed at reinforcing and practicing core therapy skills. Each session lasts 3 hours. The course will be offered by videoconference on Thursdays (from 9:00am to 12:00pm) from March 10 to April 14, 2022.

Participants Will Learn:
• Theoretical fundamentals and principles of CBT
• To collaboratively conceptualise client problems
• Core CBT skills for mood and anxiety problems

Essentials of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (Level II): Implementing CBT
This online workshop is focused on practicing the use of core CBT skills. These experiential-based training seminars will include facilitator demonstration, role-playing and homework-based assignments to consolidate learning of core CBT skills. Participants will be asked to use the CBT skills reviewed during the seminars to work on their own individual goals and to apply these skills in their work with their clients. Particular CBT skills will include case conceptualisation, cognitive restructuring, behavioural activation and exposure-based treatment. The course will be offered by videoconference on Thursdays (from 9:00am to 12:00pm) and will take place from April 21 to May 26, 2022.

Participants Will Learn:
• Development of case conceptualization and specific treatment plans
• Implementation of behavioural and cognitive strategies
• The use of various types of exposure strategies and imagery

All lectures will be provided by videoconference only

Credits: These events have been approved for 18 Continuing Education Credits hours for members of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).

Facilitator: Dr. Connie Dalton

Cost: $675 + tax

Phone: 613-820-9931 x: 0
Email: [email protected]

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