Course Description

Do you know what diagnosis need to be treated with cognitive therapy and which don’t?  Clear up the confusion and come away with simple, powerful tools to help your client write a motivational letter, identify cognitive distortions and practice cognitive restructuring.  And watch adults voluntarily eat things they don’t know how they will taste! 

Webinar – Recorded – Available self-paced, to view at your convenience

Outline

  • Empower clients to choose how to interpret their thoughts

  • Utilize values clarification to motivate change

  • Challenge distortions that get in the way of change

Learning Objectives

  • Formulate interventions for challenging automatic negative thoughts in clients who have been diagnosed with anxiety.  

  • Teach your clients to recognize that anxiety is "just a thought."

  • Integrate the cognitive with the behavioral by helping your client find their motivation to do ERP.

Continuing Education: 

Anxiety Training, ACE Provider Number 1637, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. Anxiety Training maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: (10/17/19 – 10/17/22). Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education creditsSocial workers participating in this course will receive 1 continuing education clock hour.

Anxiety Training is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0640.

Course Fee:

$29.99 includes 1 hour of content, hand-outs, and continuing education credit. To receive CE credit, you must complete the webinar, answer the completion questions correctly, and complete a course evaluation. If you do not answer the questions correctly, review the materials and re-take the test. A CE certificate will be immediately emailed to you once you have completed the requirements. Anxiety Training offers a complete, 100% refund if you are not completely satisfied with this course. Contact Elizabeth@anxietytraining.com for refund information or with any other concerns about this course. 

Accommodations:  

We are committed to making this course accessible to all.  Contact info@anxietytraining.com to request accommodations.  In some cases, documentation is requested for review. 

Instructors

Anxiety Training offers effective online, continuing education for master's level mental health professionals and for organizations nationwide.

Anxiety Training has a history of strategic partnerships with organizations like PESI, NYCBT, and New York City Public Schools. Their evidence-based classes and courses in Cognitive Behavior Therapy help professionals build confident, successful practices that change lives. 

Cofounders and anxiety experts Kimberly Morrow, LCSW, and Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C bring over 50 years of experience and leadership in anxiety and OCD treatment to Anxiety Training. 


Kimberly Morrow, LCSW

Kimberly Morrow earned the Clinician Outreach Award (2012) and the Member of Distinction Award (2015) from Anxiety and Depression Association of American (ADAA).

She is a graduate of the International Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation’s Behavior Therapy Institute. She sits on the board for OCD Pennsylvania. She wrote Face It and Feel It: 10 Simple (But Not Easy) Ways to Live Well with Anxiety. She co-authored CBT for Anxiety: A Step-By-Step Training Manual for the Treatment of Fear, Panic, Worry and OCD with Spencer.


Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C

Elizabeth DuPont Spencer is a graduate of Columbia University and is a Clinical Fellow of ADAA. She was also earner the Clinician Outreach Award (2012) and the Clinician of Distinction (2017) from ADAA.

She has co-authored several books, including The Anxiety Cure and The Anxiety Cure for Kids.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    The Importance of Cognitive Therapy in Treating Anxiety Disorders

    • Welcome!

    • Part 1

    • Part 2

    • Copy of Power Point

    • Motivational Letter

    • Cognitive Restructuring

    • Cognitive Distortions

    • Test your learning -- CE Questions

    • Webinar Evaluation rating key: 5 = Strongly agree 4 = Agree 3 = Unsure, no opinion, N/A 2 = Disagree 1 = Strongly disagree