Live open enrollment trainings and webinars will be offered throughout the year by NACBTp trainers. Please note that, until further notice, these trainings will be offered online due to COVID-19.
The University of Washington SPIRIT Lab CBTp Training for Prescribers
The purpose of this workshop (High-Yield Cognitive Behavioral Techniques for Psychosis for Psychiatric Care Providers) is to orient psychiatric care providers to the most recent empirical literature on the cognitive behavioral approach to treating individuals with psychotic symptoms, to introduce a recovery-oriented and culturally-aware biopsychosocial model for treating psychosis, and to provide training in high-yield skills and strategies for this population.
When: February 7-8, 2023
9:00am - 4:00pm Pacific Time (with a 1-hour break at 12:00pm)
$350 (Free for University of Washington faculty, students, and trainees)
Master Clinician Series 2023
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
Bundle Pricing Available Until January 10th, 2023
Bundle Package - Full Price
Bundle Package - Affiliate*
*Affiliate = participants who have completed (or who are currently undergoing) training and consultation with Stanford faculty
Pre-recorded courses and webinars are available on-demand.
Click on the links below to learn more about each offering.
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.
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.
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, offering APA and some other CE credit.
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. Modules include:
Applying CBT to Psychosis
CBTp: Understanding the Basics
This free 1-hour webinar 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.
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.
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
Learn more about upcoming conferences
American Psychiatric Association 2023 Annual Meeting
May 20-24, 2023
San Francisco, California
Poster Submissions Are Now Open
This year, APA welcomes attendees from around the world back to the Moscone Center in San Francisco for five full days of mental health programming and the chance to reconnect with your peers and reinvigorate your practice. This year’s meeting features a deep and timely discussion on charting the future of mental health through innovation, collaboration and motivation.
The 10th World Congress of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies
June 1-4, 2023
Call for papers!
With the theme of “Global CBT Dissemination, Accessibility, and New Technology”, the primary goal of the Congress’ scientific program is to identify ways with which to develop and implement CBT to meet the needs of clients from diverse societal and cultural backgrounds. It will also address the challenges when using cutting edge technologies, and other innovations in the field, to overcome barriers in CBT utilization and dissemination.