Course Description

ERP is the magic of CBT, and yet many clinicians who say they provide CBT are reluctant to do ERP with their clients.  This session takes the mystery away and makes ERP logical, accessible, and even fun.  Have your doubts that providing ERP is being kind to our clients?  This session will make you a believer. 

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


  • The role of the clinician
  • Teach clients to ride the wave of anxiety
  • Creating a fear hierarchy using SUDS
  • Starting small:  Setting up successful ERP
  • Types of ERP




                        Planned Practice

  • How to set up an exposure
  •  Working with resistance to exposure
  • What NOT to do

Learning Objectives

  • Implement exposure and response prevention (ERP) techniques to increase your client’s success.  
  • Develop a trigger list including safety behaviors with your clients.
  • Utilize strategies that help family members become anxiety “coaches” for the client.

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.

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. 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 requested for review. 


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

Notice in these interviews how excited the experts are to talk to you! The whole field of anxiety disorder and OCD treatment is looking for ways to train more therapists and you see their eagerness to share what they know and get you up and running treating your clients successfully.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Welcome!

    • Part 1

    • Power Point - ERP

    • Part 2

    • Power Point -- Involving the Family

    • Information vs. Reassurance Seeking

    • Imaginal Script -- Easy, Medium and Hard

    • Coaching

    • Exposure Examples

  • 2

    Next Steps...

    • Test your learning

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