Facilitator: Cleo Haber, BSW., MSW., RSW.
SickKids CCMH Learning Institute
This training is suitable for:
Medical Professionals: Nurses, Psychiatrists, Pediatricians, Family Doctors
Mental Health Professionals: Psychotherapists, Counsellors, Psychologists, Social Workers
Direct Service Workers: Drop in workers, shelter and hostel workers, child and youth workers, youth justice workers
This two-day workshop is designed for front-line workers and mental health clinicians working in community agencies, Family Health Teams or Community Health Centres where there are a limited number of sessions to see clients. Participants will learn how to structure time-limited psychotherapy and counselling sessions with evidence-based interventions to make the most of client sessions. Learn the beginning, middle and end-phase tasks of psychotherapy/counselling, discus common factors of psychotherapy effectiveness and review key interventions from both Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) to address common mental illness. The workshop will use video, small group discussion, role-play, experiential learning and didactic teaching methods.
Location: SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health - Learning Institute, 114 Maitland Street, Toronto, ON, M4Y 1E1