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TRAININGS

Here you will find training opportunities offered by members of the NACBTp community. 
Please note that the Steering Committee does not endorse individual trainings.
 

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Live Trainings

Live open enrollment trainings and webinars  will be offered throughout the year by NACBTp trainers. 

Master Clinician Series 2024

The Master Clinician Series offers a variety of monthly virtual 4-hour workshops focusing on clinical interventions for psychosis. The Master Clinician Series is designed for clinicians with experience of working with individuals with complex mental health needs (including psychosis and bipolar disorder) who are interested in learning skills to advance their clinical practice.

 

When: Third Friday of each month
9:00am-1:00pm PST/ 12:00-4:00pm EST

Cost: 

Bundle Pricing Available Until January 31, 2024
Bundle Package - Full Price
$1545
Bundle Package - Affiliate*
$1310

*Affiliate = participants who have completed (or who are currently undergoing) training and consultation with Stanford faculty

Group CBT for Psychosis Training

This training, offered by Riggs Psychology, provides an overview of providing CBTp in group settings. The training will consist of material to work through online, on-demand, and one live 3-hour webinar. Registration for this training will close on March 8, 2024.

 

When: March 25, 2024

4:00-7:30pm EST

Cost: 

Regular Price: $549

Early Bird Pricing Available until

Feb 26, 2024: $499

Conceptualization-Driven Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis

This 5-Day experiential workshop focuses on developing clinical skills for working with clients experiencing distressing psychosis. This recovery-focused approach focuses on cognitive case conceptualization and treatment planning for a variety of experiences of psychosis including delusions, hallucinations, negative symptoms, and communication disturbances. This workshop emphasizes practical development of clinical skills through live clinical demonstrations, video demonstrations, case examples, roleplays, and discussions of common challenges treating psychosis.

When: Delivered virtually on Zoom from 9:00 – 4:00 EST on consecutive Fridays over 5 weeks beginning October 13th, 2023

Cost

Graduate Students: $500

Postdoc/MD Residents: $600

Healthcare Professionals: $700

Convention

Feeling Safe Workshop led by Professor Daniel Freeman and Dr. Louise Isham

INSPIRE training is excited to announce an in-person clinician training in the Feeling Safe Program led by Professor Daniel Freeman and Dr Louise Isham, University of Oxford, United Kingdom. The Feeling Safe Program is a cognitive-behavioral treatment for individuals with psychosis. Developed with over a decade's research, it is the most effective psychological treatment for persecutory delusions currently available. Join us to participate in this unique opportunity to learn the Feeling Safe protocol from the developers of the model offered for the first time in the USA.

Registration opens March 1st.

When: Monday, September 16th 2024 to Thursday, September 19th 2024 at the Oceano Hotel and Spa, Half Moon Bay, California

 

Cost:
Full rate: $1550

Stanford Affiliate*: $1450

Early bird Full: $1450

Early bird Stanford Affiliate*:  $1250
**Affiliate = participants who have completed (or who are currently undergoing) training and consultation with Stanford faculty

Learning CBT for Psychosis: A Series of Live Online Seminars

This series of seminars instructed by Ron Unger LCSW provides an overview of CBTp, while also exploring essential techniques, approaches for specific problem areas like voices, paranoia, and distressing beliefs, the intersection of trauma and psychosis, and approaches to cultural and spiritual issues within treatment.

Each seminar will be 4 hours long, and will provide time for questions, discussion, and practice. Continuing education credits will be available for most US professionals.  

 

When: 

March 29, 2024

April 26, 2024

May 10, 2024

June 21, 2024

July 19, 2024

August 16, 2024

You will have the option of attending these seminars online, or in person in Eugene Oregon.

Cost:

 $59.99 per seminar if you take advantage of all of the early bird and bundle discounts.

More details about the early bird and bundle discounts can be found by using the link below.

On-Demand Trainings

Pre-recorded courses and webinars are available on-demand. 
Click on the links below to learn more about each offering. 

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Fundamentals Behind CBT for Psychosis

This first course will address the Fundamentals Behind CBT for psychosis. It will provide a foundational training for those licensed clinicians looking to get competency, and it will also provide a useful stand alone training for frontline staff looking to learn techniques to help them work more effectively with psychosis and reduce burnout. Recently re-launched with 5 CE credits available.

 

Cost: $369

CBT for psychosis

This 6 hour course, with APA & some other CE credit, presents the fundamentals of CBTp as an individualized, recovery oriented approach.  Learn the basics of collaboration, normalizing, developing a map or formulation, and then addressing each of the major problem areas associated with psychosis.

 

Cost: $89

Working with Trauma, Dissociation, and Psychosis

Discover how CBT and some other approaches can be helpful and can support recovery for people who have experienced trauma that then led to dissociation and psychosis.  This is a 6 hour course.

 

Cost: $95

CBTp e-primer course

This free self-paced 3-hour course, sponsored by SAMHSA, is open to all learners. It is designed as an introduction to foundational concepts related to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and its application to psychotic symptoms and experiences. This course offers 3 continuing education credits for completion. Modules include:

  • Psychosis Education

  • CBT Fundamentals

  • Applying CBT to Psychosis

 

Cost: Free

CBTp: Understanding the Basics

This free 1-hour webinar hosted by SMI Advisor provides clinicians and clinicians-in-training with a brief orientation to the application of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to psychotic symptoms and disorders, its evidence base and the core principles and techniques of the intervention. This training offers 1 continuing education credit.

Supporting a Loved One with Psychosis

This free 1-hour webinar will explain how Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for psychosis (CBTp) can effectively support loved ones experiencing psychosis. An overview will be provided, along with key skills family members can draw on to support their lived one.

Telehealth and Individual CBTp 

This free 1-hour webinar aims to help practitioners consider critical intervention targets and high-yield motivational, cognitive, and behavioral strategies that are amenable to telephonic encounters, telehealth, or digital accompaniment. Companion clinical tip sheets and self-directed CBT for psychosis learning resources are available.

Telehealth and
Group CBTp 

This free 45-minute webinar discusses:

  • How is group CBTp different or the same via teletherapy?

  • What problems can arise and how to resolve them?

  • Does it work as well as in person?

Psychosis REACH Training

Psychosis REACH is intended to teach family members and caregivers CBTp-informed skills and strategies to improve communication and their relationships with loved ones with psychosis.

Trainings have been scheduled through 2023.

CBT for psychosis:

Evidence and Evolution

This free 1-hour webinar provides an overview of the evidence base,  the evolution of CBTp models of clinical application and highlights key training and implementation challenges in
North America.

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Conferences

Learn more about upcoming conferences

Conferences

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies 57th Annual Convention

November 16-19, 2023

Seattle, WA

Join 3,000 mental health professionals and students specializing in behavioral and cognitive therapies who will be attending the upcoming ABCT Annual Convention. This convention will provide the opportunity to discuss, one-on-one, your products and services with mental health professionals and students. Guided by the theme "Cultivating Joy with CBT", this year's invited addresses feature themes of improving access to care, providing trauma- and culturally-informed care, and the practice of joy in healing.

International Early Psychosis Association 15 Conference

September 8-10, 2025

Berlin, Germany

More information coming soon! Click the link below to view the Save the Date.

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