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CA $695.00

CBO-200B Intermediate Practice: Advanced CBT with Complex Mental Health

Begins October 01, 2018

"Invoice Me" Not Available. Pre-requisite CBO-100 Beginning Practice: Cognitive Behavioural Foundations & CBO-200A Intermediate Practice: CBT with Mental Health & Addiction 

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prerequisite: none

About the Program

CBT for Clinical Practitioners is an online platform for learning the skills of the cognitive-behavioural modality. Though Canadian in origin, it is comprehensive in nature, and designed with a broad audience of students in mind, both culturally and with regard to practice diversity. Please note that oral and written fluency in English is required.

CBT for Clinical Practitioners will introduce the student to the full set of interventions of the cognitive-behavioural approach, setting a solid foundation for practice. Students may choose to end their training after the beginner level, or progress on to any of the three applications of Intermediate Practice (students may take as many as they wish). Advanced Practice helps the student progress from practitioner status to that of clinical supervisor, with all the roles and obligations therein. Note: equivalency for pre-requisites is approved on a case-by-case basis. Upon completion of each of the levels, students will have obtained strong academic foundations and skills-based knowledge, as well as a toolkit of worksheets available for duplication and use in support of their practice.

  • CBO-100 Beginning Practice: Cognitive Behavioural Foundations
    • Prerequisite: None
  • CBO-200 Intermediate Practice: CBT Applications
  • CBO-200A CBT with Mental Health & Addiction:
    • Prerequisite: CBO-100
  • CBO-200B Advanced Skills with Complex Mental Health
    • Prerequisite: CBO-100 & CBO-200A (or equivalents)
  • CBO-200C with Families: Couples, Kids & Youth
    • Prerequisite: CBO-100
  • CBO-300 Advanced Practice: CBT Supervisor Training
    • Prerequisite: CBO-100, CBO-200 (A, B, or C), + 2000 hours of practice experience

Time Commitment & Evaluation

Once payment is received, the student will receive a license key within one week, and can begin course whenever they wish. Each level will require the student to complete a set of 8 modules that will take about 3 hours each. Modules do not have to be done in one sitting, as they are self-directed. The student may progress through the course as quickly or as slowly they wish, though all eight modules must be completed within a maximum of six months. Modules are varied and made up of lectures, viewings, demos, supplemental readings, professional and reflective practice exercises. There are no tests or exams.

Assignments and Textbooks

Assignments are submitted through the online platform. Once all assignments have been submitted, it will take approximately 2-6 weeks to review and return materials. The student will receive their certificate of completion from Adler once this step is complete. Courses will draw from no more than two textbooks per course (texts have been kept under $100 USD per course); students will require these before they begin, and will not be able to complete assignments without them.


Course Description

Intermediate Practice: CBT Applications

CBT-200B Advanced CBT with Complex Mental Health

no textbooks required

Practitioners will routinely find themselves challenged by cases that are more complicated in nature. These challenges might occur because the symptom list is confounding, because there is more than one diagnosis, or because the presenting issue is complicated in origin. Topics covered in this course include personality disorder, OCD, PTSD (single and multiple episode traumas) and bipolar spectrum disorder. Students will leave with convenient “treatment summaries” for each disorder (the “coursepack”) that they can refer to in session and apply to practice right away. There are no textbooks required for this course. 

Eastern Time
Date: October 01, 2018
Start Time: 09:00 am
End Time: 11:30 pm
Instructor : TBA