Noah Lazar, Ph.D., C.Psych
SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health Learning Institute
This training is suitable for: Mental health professionals, medical professionals and direct service workers.
Description: Over the last twenty years, there have been considerable advances in applying CBT principles to treat bipolar disorder. This workshop will focus on a cognitive conceptualization of Bipolar disorder, common misconceptions regarding the suitability of this population for psychotherapy. Participants will also learn application of monitoring techniques, behavioural techniques for depression and mania and cognitive restructuring techniques. Time will be provided to exmine some of the outcome literature highlighting the effectiveness of CBT.
This is module 3 of the Certificate in Advanced CBT Level 2. Please note: individual modules may be taken separately from the certificate program. More