Advanced Psychotherapy Strategies: CBT, DBT, and Dynamic Concepts for Use with Challenging Cases
This interactive course teaches practical concepts and strategies that you can use in challenging therapy situations. It expands your clinical skill set and enhances your knowledge so you feel grounded and effective in complex therapy situations. It also aids in resiliency against reactivity and burnout.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: An Introductory Online Course
This interactive course helps mental health professionals understand and identify clinical features of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and use effective assessment and treatment strategies for OCD. Patients who have OCD often report a high level of impairment and poor quality of life. This makes it important for psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and other health care professionals to distinguish OCD from other conditions such as impulse control disorder.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for OCD in Children and Adolescents
This interactive course offers an overview of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).
The Fundamentals of CBT: An Interactive Online Course
An interactive, 4-week course that provides an orientation and overview of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). It provides you with an introduction to basic CBT techniques and guidance on how to conduct assessments, engage patients in treatment, set goals and measure improvement.
Using CBT with Children
This course provides an overview for effectively using CBT principles in the treatment of children. It is important to develop these skills if you work with children and there are few postgraduate educational opportunities that focus on this specific skill set. The course is ideal for psychiatrists, psychologists, primary care physicians, nurses and social workers. Course topics include how to conduct comprehensive assessments, develop case conceptualizations, modify CBT techniques for use with children, develop a relapse prevention program, and much more.
Severe Psychiatric Illness: Health Risks, Healthy Lifestyle Choices and Adherence
This interactive course helps you define, identify and implement effective lifestyle interventions that improve health for patients with severe mental health conditions. These patients are at high risk for diabetes, hypertension, obesity and more. They also have high rates of mortality, medical visits, admissions, and treatment complications. This course enhances your ability to help them make healthy choices that reduce their risks of facing these conditions.
New Strategies for Treatment of Insomnia
Insomnia is treated by health care professionals across all practice settings, from private practices to inpatient units to schools and corporate health centers. Millions suffer from insomnia at some point in their lives and it is associated with many medical illnesses. This on-demand course focuses on using CBT and other behavioral interventions as part of an effective treatment strategy for patients who suffer from insomnia. Course topics include assessment of sleep disorders, behavioral and relaxation techniques, best practices for goal setting, and much more.
Parenting, Teaching and Treating Challenging Kids: The Collaborative Problem Solving Approach
This online training program is presented by Think:Kids and the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital. Led by Dr. J. Stuart Ablon, it provides a foundation for professionals and parents who are interested in learning about Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS). CPS is an evidence-based approach to understanding and helping children and adolescents with behavioral challenges. This online training serves as the prerequisite for professional, intensive training.