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Intermediate CBT Institute: How to Become a Highly-Rated Cognitive Behavior Therapist

Description and Learning Objectives

​ The Intermediate CBT Institute is a practical, hands-on program designed to provide in-depth skills training in CBT through a combination of lectures, video demonstrations, skills-modeling, and role-playing. The institute is designed as a follow-up to more didactic workshops on the basics of CBT. The Cognitive Therapist Rating Scale is reviewed in detail. Topics include how to structure intakes and therapy sessions, restructuring techniques, behavioural activation, and systematic desensitization.  
 
The reading requirement for the institute is Cognitive Therapy: Basics and Beyond  by JS Beck, PhD.   You should read this before attending the institute.
 

Target Audience

 You may attend the program if you have had previous CBT training. The program also qualifies as part of either the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certificate Program or the Primary Mental Health Care Certificate Program from the University of Toronto.
 

Time/Date/Location

 
November 27th, 28th and 29th, 2014 
33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2S1
Meeting Centre Room 2029
Registration starts at 8:30 am and the course finishes at 4:30 pm each day.
 

Delivery Method

​In Class
 

Cost

Professional Participant Fee: $795.00 CAD
 
Cancellations and Refunds
A $100.00 handling fee will be deducted upon cancellation. Refund requests by fax or email must be received 2 weeks before start date. In addition, The fees are non transferable.
 
Cancellation of Courses
Should this course be cancelled for any reason CAMH is not responsible for lost monies for accommodations, flights or other incidentals.
 

Faculty

Greg Dubord, MD, is the Director of the Toronto Centre for Cognitive Therapy and Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.  He trained clinically under the founder of cognitive behavior therapy, Dr. Aaron T. Beck, and was the first Canadian to be certified by the Beck Institute.  Dr. Dubord a Founding Fellow and Certified Supervisor of the Academy of CBT, Founding Director of the University of Toronto’s Intermediate and Advanced CBT Institutes, and Director of the University of Toronto CBT Certificate Program. He facilitates CBT workshops internationally. 
 
Lance Hawley, Ph.D., C.Psych - Dr. Hawley is the staff psychologist for the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Unit at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. He is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. Dr. Hawley has provided workshops, and he has provided teaching and training to graduate students, physicians, and other allied mental health professionals, utilizing a CBT framework for the treatment of anxiety and mood disorders. Dr. Hawley’s clinical and research focus involves understanding factors which contribute to improved treatment response in cognitive behavioural therapy.
 
 

Requirements / Prerequisites

The Intermediate CBT Institute may be taken alone if you have had previous CBT training, but it also qualifies as part of either the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certificate Program or the Primary Mental Health Care Certificate Program from the University of Toronto.
Please note,  to qualify for the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certificate Program you will be required to complete the all three of the CBT courses. Starting with the CAMH Summer Training Institute: CBT Beyond the Basics, the Intermediate CBT Institute: How to Become a Highly-Rated Cognitive Behavior Therapist and the Advanced CBT Institute: The Wisdom of the Seasoned Therapist.
 

Certification/Credits

This CBT Summer Institute can be taken alone; however, it also qualifies as the first part of the Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Certificate Program or the Primary Mental Health Care Certificate Program from the University of Toronto.
 
Please note,  to qualify for the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certificate Program you will be required to complete the all three of the CBT courses. Starting with the CAMH Summer Training Institute: CBT Beyond the Basics, the Intermediate CBT Institute: How to Become a Highly-Rated Cognitive Behavior Therapist and the Advanced CBT Institute: The Wisdom of the Seasoned Therapist.

Accreditation

The program is accredited and qualifies as part of either the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certificate Program or the Primary Mental Health Care Certificate Program from the University of Toronto.
  

Affiliation/Partnership

​University of Toronto
 

Course Resources

​The reading requirement for the institute is Cognitive Therapy: Basics and Beyond  by JS Beck, PhD.   You should read this before attending the institute.
 

Registration



 
Cancellations and Refunds
A $100.00 handling fee will be deducted upon cancellation. Refund requests by fax or email must be 2 weeks prior to course start date.
 
Cancellation of Courses
CAMH reserves the right to cancel any program due to under-enrolment, or any course due to work stoppages, instructor illness or inclement weather. If a course is cancelled CAMH is responsible for refunding only the course fee.
 

Contact

For more information please contact:
Janey Haggart
Education Assistant
Tel. 416-535-8501 x 36021
fax. 416-595-6617
janey.haggart@camh.ca
 
 
 
 
 
 
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