Course Instructor: Lata K McGinn, PhD
This intensive 5-day training program was created by Dr. Lata McGinn in response to multiple requests from clinicians who
have begun learning cognitive behavior therapy through self-study or workshops and are looking to increase their ability to apply CBT concepts and strategies in their current practice. Clinicians also have the opportunity to receive ongoing consultation following the training.
The CBT foundational qualifies you to apply to become a Certified Affiliate through the Academy of Cognitive Therapy by providing you with the 40 hours of required training specifically in cognitive therapy.
33 Continuing Education Credit Hours will be offered for this training to NY Social Workers and all Psychologists.
Who can attend:
This workshop is designed for Professionals and students interested in building and deepening understanding of CBT principles in practice.
The training will cover a range of strategies, foundational to advanced, including:
• Creating a CBT case conceptualization with the client’s participation to produce meaningful treatment plans and guide therapeutic interventions;
• Defining behavioral targets with precision and measuring treatment outcomes;
• Utilizing specific cognitive and behavioral strategies, including psycho-education, cognitive restructuring, behavioral experiments and additional self-management training;
• Adapting CBT with couples, parents, and children/adolescents.
Beck, J (2011) Cognitive Behavior Therapy: Basics and Beyond
Leahy, R.L., Holland, S.J., and McGinn, L.K. (2011) Treatment Plans and Interventions for Depression and Anxiety Disorders
12pm-1pm: Lunch on your own
1pm-5pm: Workshop (Friday ends at 3 pm)
Cognitive & Behavioral Consultants (CBC) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CBC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Cognitive & Behavioral Consultants, SW CPE, is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board of Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0219.
Workshop Registration Fee and Deadline:
Registration by 6/11/18
Standard Rate – $1400
Student Rate – $1200
Registration after 6/11/18
Standard Rate – $1500
Student Rate – $1300