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Advanced Psychotherapy Strategies: CBT, DBT, and Dynamic Concepts for Use with Challenging Cases (October 2021)

Event Date(s): Oct 4, 2021 - 01:00am to Nov 9, 2021 - 12:59am

This interactive online course teaches practical concepts and strategies that you can use in challenging therapy situations.  It helps expand your clinical skillset and enhances your knowledge so you feel grounded and effective in complex therapy situations, and aids in resiliency against reactivity and burnout.

Available Credits: 10.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 10.50 Nursing Contact Hours 10.50 Social Workers 10.50 Participation 10.50 Psychologists CE Credit Register For This Course

Course Details

Registration Deadline: October 17, 2021

This interactive online course teaches practical concepts and strategies that you can use in challenging therapy situations.  It helps expand your clinical skillset and enhances your knowledge so you feel grounded and effective in complex therapy situations, and aids in resiliency against reactivity and burnout.

Conducting psychotherapy creates the potential for reactive and nonempathic behavior in even the most compassionate therapy providers. This course reviews principles and application of mindfulness and other dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) skills, the utility of incorporating developmental and psychodynamic concepts into the treatment of challenging cases, and much more.

Course assignments include online lectures, readings, interactive discussion forums, and weekly conference calls with faculty and other participants. All course content is 100% mobile-friendly so you can participate whenever your schedule allows.

Course materials are available beginning on October 4, 2021, and all online course work must be completed by October 17, 2021.  New course assignments are released each week, and you can finish the preceding week’s materials at any time to unlock the next week’s materials.

Pricing

Registration Deadline: October 17, 2021

Physicians and Doctoral-level Professionals: $445.00
Other Professionals: $345.00

Cancellation policy

Refunds will be issued for cancellation requests made during the first week of the course, but an administrative fee of $25.00 will be deducted from your refund.  Cancellation requests made during the second week will receive a credit toward a future offering of the same course.  No refunds or credits will be granted after October 17, 2021.

Course Summary

Available Credits:10.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 10.50 Nursing Contact Hours 10.50 Social Workers 10.50 Participation 10.50 Psychologists CE Credit
Course Format:Online CBT Course
Target Audience:

This program is intended for:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • General and Family Practice Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Residents
  • Fellows
Event Starts: Oct 4, 2021 - 01:00am
Event Ends: Nov 9, 2021 - 12:59am
Cost: $445.00

Learning Objectives

At the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the importance of returning to common factors in psychotherapy when cases get stuck
  • Compare Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Psychodynamic Therapy using the Y Model
  • Explain CBT strategies of cognitive restructuring and chain analysis
  • Describe Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and other “Third Wave” therapies
  • Discuss principles of mindfulness and other DBT skills
  • Describe the importance of validation and dialectics
  • Apply mindfulness and other DBT skills
  • Utilize developmental and psychodynamic concepts when treating challenging cases