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Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Training: Essentials for Depression, Social Anxiety and Panic Disorder (L1)


Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) is an empirically-validated treatment that has been demonstrated to be highly effective for clients experiencing mood and anxiety symptoms.
This  introductory-level course that provides an overview of CBT treatment strategies for working with clients experiencing depression, panic disorder and social phobia.  It presents a structure for how CBT can be used with clients to:
  • engage in effective case formulation and individualized goal-setting
  • implement effective behavioural strategies

The most essential elements of effective treatment are discussed in terms of how to implement each intervention strategy, while also considering the underlying rationale for the intervention and how to optimize treatment.


This course is appropriate for health care professionals, including:

  • psychologists
  • psychiatrists
  • physicians
  • psychotherapists
  • counsellors
  • social workers
  • occupational therapists
  • nurses with direct client care responsibilities and who are interested in implementing CBT in their practice settings.
It is also suitable for individuals who want to gain a basic understanding of CBT (e.g., counselling and psychology students).



It is expected that participants will have prior experience in counselling and mental health.  The program will not teach basic counselling and therapy.


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Registration for 2018

For more information on the CBT Certificate Program please complete this form:

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For more information please contact:


Sandra Bennett
416-535-8501 x36732


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