Facilitator: Noah Lazar, Ph.D., C.Psych.
SickKids CCMH Learning Institute
Pre-requisite: CBT Treatment for Anxiety.
This training is suitable for: Mental health professionals, medical professionals and direct service workers.
Description: This 2-part workshop will consist of a didactic presentation that will be supplemented with case examples and role play exercises to further enhance the full learning experience. In the first part of this workshop, focus will be on CBT models and conceptualizations of GAD, addressing cognitive restructuring techniques, including adaptations to thought records, probability re-estimation, and challenging beliefs about worry as well as behavioural techniques will be covered. The second part of the workshop will focus on CBT conceptualizations for multiple presentations of OCD (obsessions, compulsions related to contamination, checking, urges etc.). The facilitator will describe and demonstrate cognitive techniques to challenge obsessional thinking, as well as the utility of compulsive behaviour. Exposure and response prevention, as well as behavioural experiments, will also be described.
This is Learning Module 4 from the Fall 2018 Certificate in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Level 2. Individual modules may be taken separately from the certificate program.
Location: SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health - Learning Institute, 114 Maitland Street, Toronto, ON, M4Y 1E1, 2nd Floor, Seminar Rooms ABC