CPD Workshops

Our workshops, open to all professionals, provide training opportunities in evidence based psychological treatments. We offer a wide range of workshops, taught by leading experts, from only £130 per day, with reductions for multiple bookings. All workshops, unless otherwise indicated, are intended for a cross/mixed ability audience and are held local to Reading.

We offer a range of training options in psychological treatments, these are recommended by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

How to book

Take advantage of our multiple booking discount, by booking 4 or more workshops, contact us for further details cwi@reading.ac.uk.

Workshops

Date

Presenter Topic

Wednesday 12 June 2019

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30

Dr Nick Grey

A little less conversation a little more action please! Using behavioural experiments in CBT

Behavioural experiments are one of the most powerful means to cognitive change and are now used in all contemporary CBT approaches. This workshop will describe: when to and how best to set the cognitive platform for behavioural experiments; how to engage people in making the most from the experiments; and how to maximise learning from experiments to help people reach their goals.

Wednesday 3 July 2019

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30

Dr Barney Dunn

Building wellbeing in depression using augmented depression therapy

The primary focus in evidence based psychotherapies for depression has been on down-regulating negative thinking and feeling. This workshop will focus on ways to integrate principles and techniques of Augmented Depression Therapy (ADepT) into CBT and BA practice to more effectively repair anhedonia, a reduction in the ability to experience pleasure, and build welling in depression.

Thursday 26 September 2019

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30

Professor Peter Langdon

Adapting cognitive-behavioural therapy for people with autism

Autism is a lifelong neurodevelopmental disability. This population has an increased prevalence of a range of mental health problems, and as a consequence, there has been an ever-increasing interest in adapting and delivering psychological therapies for people with autism. This workshop will consider the theories that have been developed to explain and understand autism and discuss some of the adaptations that have been made to therapy for people with autism.

Wednesday 16 October 2019

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30 

Professor Craig Steel

An introduction to CBT for Psychosis

This one day workshop will provide a general introduction to using cognitive behavioural formulations for use with patients who are suffering from the positive symptoms of psychosis and will draw on delegates existing knowledge of CBT and consider how this may be adapted when formulating the symptoms of psychosis. The workshop will involve a mixture of PowerPoint slides, clinical case discussion and role-played clinical sessions.

 

Thursday 14 November 2019

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Professor Steven D. Hollon  

Complex Depression

This workshop will help the beginning therapist master the essentials of cognitive therapy and aid the experienced therapist to integrate classic and newly developed strategies within a larger and more complex theoretical model. The presentation will integrate specific behavioural and cognitive strategies that form the core of the approach with more recent theoretical extensions developed to deal with long-standing personality disorders.

 

Wednesday 26 February 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Professor Shirley Reynolds

Behavioural Activation

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Wednesday 4 March 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Dr Nick Grey  

Cognitive Therapy for Panic Disorder

The cognitive model of Panic Disorder (Clark, 1986) has led to a highly effective cognitive therapy treatment, which is first line recommendation in the NICE guidelines. This workshop will highlight the core skills needed, such as the use of discussion techniques, behavioural experiments and imagery and will clarify issues in diagnosis, formulation and treatment methods.

 

Wednesday 22 April 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Professor David Clark

Social Anxiety

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Wednesday 29 April 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Professor Ken Laidlaw  Older people

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Wednesday 20 May 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Professor Anke Ehlers

Post-traumatic stress disorder

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Wednesday 10 June 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Dr Sabine Wilhelm  

Obsessive Compulsive disorder

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Wednesday 11 June 2020

Location: University of Reading - Whiteknights campus

09:00 - 16:30
Dr Sabine Wilhelm

Body dysmorphic disorder

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Talk to a member of the team about our workshops on 0118 378 7537 or at cwi@reading.ac.uk  

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