Managing Treatment Resistance and Family Accommodation in CBT

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.  

Exposure and Response prevention for anxiety and OCD can be difficult in the best of circumstances, but when a client refuses to participate or family members continue accommodation, it can feel impossible. This webinar was created to help you identify reasons for and ways through treatment resistance. You will also learn how to help family members decrease accommodation and increase their belief that their loved one can handle their fears.

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 course completion participants will be able to:

  1. Attend to difficulties in the therapeutic relationship that may be contributing to treatment resistance.
  2. Identify 4 steps to help parents decrease accommodations.
  3. Provide 3 skills to help clients manage their distress around exposures.

Course Contents

1 Video
1 Quiz
1 Survey
5 PDFs
1.0 hr