Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Concepts and Clinical Practice
Saturday, February 19, 2022
9:00 am to 4:00 pm EST
Presenter: Reji Mathew, PhD, LCSW, REAT-in-TRAINING
NASW-NYS Members: $60
NASW Other Chapter Member: $120
NASW-NYS Student Members: FREE
This workshop is approved for 6.0 continuing education credit hours for licensed social workers, licensed mental health counselors, licensed marriage and family therapists and licensed psychologists
(CBT) Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is a therapeutic approach that focuses on teaching coping skills to target psychological problems. The CBT approach is an evidence-based therapeutic approach and can be applied across many diagnostic categories and treatment populations. A diversity of current approaches within the CBT paradigm will be reviewed: CBT, REBT, ACT, Schema, and Trail Based Cognitive models. Std’s will gain an understanding of the cross-cutting techniques across all sub-groups and understand the differences.
This practical mini-course will provide students an understanding of the principles and practice of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), an empirically validated treatment model. Students will gain an understanding of the (CBT) Cognitive-Behavioral approach as a framework for treating a variety of mental health concerns. In addition to understanding the theoretical context for this model, this course will offer a practical skills approach for students to utilize directly in clinical settings.
After the completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the theoretical framework of CBT
- Conceptualize a client case with a CBT perspective.
- Identify and apply a variety of cognitive, behavioral, mindfulness, sensory and mind-body skills within the CBT framework with clients.
This workshop is approved for 6.0 continuing education credit hours.
NASW-NYS is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers (Provider ID #0014), licensed mental health counselors (Provider ID #MHC-0053), licensed marriage and family therapists (Provider ID #MFT-0037) and licensed psychologists (Provider ID #PSY-0088).
Reji Mathew, PhD, LCSW, REAT-in-TRAINING, is a N.Y. Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of direct clinical treatment experience. Reji is a clinical instructor of continuing education courses; she specializes in teaching evidence-based treatment approaches – DBT, CBT, ACT, CFT, Positive Psychology, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and Mindfulness. Reji is a frequent instructor at NYU - SSW, and NASW. They have also taught at Hunter College and Brooklyn OHEL Institute for Training. Reji is an Integrative cognitive behavioral therapist. She incorporates many strategies within a skill-oriented therapeutic approach. Reji is both Neuroscience and Trauma-Informed. Reji also has a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. Supervision sessions will include training & teaching on a wide variety of current evidence-based strategies. She offers affordable supervision & mental health training for individuals, educational, and clinical settings. I am also an ARTS advocate. Reji arts advocacy work includes freelance health journalism and graphic design artistry. Reji is currently completing certification to be a REAT (Registered Expressive Arts Therapist) Please see Reji's website for her visual arts project on “Positivity, Hope & The Art of Pause.” (Website: https://www.rejimathewphd-writer.com/).
|NASW Other Chapter Member||$120.00|
|NASW-NYS Student & Transitional Member||$0.00|
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