Third Wave CBT: Helping Your Clients Tolerate the Tough Stuff

taught by Kimberly Morrow, LCSW and Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C
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Kimberly Morrow, LCSW  and  Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C
Kimberly Morrow, LCSW and Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C

About the instructor

Kimberly Morrow, LCSW and Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C are both in private practice. Kimberly is in Erie, PA and Elizabeth is in North Bethesda, MD.  Each has 25 years of experience using cognitive behavioral therapy with exposure and response prevention to treat anxiety and OCD. They provide online and in person training to therapists across the country.  

As a cognitive behavioral therapist providing exposure and response prevention (ERP) to clients with anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder, do you notice that some clients struggle to handle distressing feelings, slowing their progress in therapy?Research shows that clients who improve their distress tolerance skills can reduce anxiety and improve willingness to participate in ERP.  In this webinar you will learn how to identify clients who would benefit from learning these skills, and help them take 5 steps to improve their distress tolerance.This engaging webinar includes client examples, an interview with an expert therapist and a hand-out to use with your clients to help you use this information immediately in your practice.

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

This course content is Advanced and assumes knowledge of CBT with ERP. 

Continuing Education:, ACE Provider Number 1637, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. 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. 

Course Fee:

$39.99 includes 1 hours 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. offers a complete, 100% refund if you are not completely satisfied with this course. Contact for refund information or with any other concerns about this course. 


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

Learning Objectives:

After viewing this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize signs that their client would benefit from learning techniques to increase their distress tolerance.
  2. Provide their clients with five steps to increase distress tolerance.  
  3. Apply third wave CBT theories to help clients make better use of exposure and response prevention.  

Course Contents

1 Video
1 Quiz
1 Survey
4 PDFs
1.0 hr