Cognitive behavioural therapy is a talking therapy, designed to treat people suffering from mental health issues such as eating disorders, addiction and depression. The Cognitive Behavioural Therapy course will focus specifically on CBT for treating adults and young people with a range of eating disorders from anorexia to bulimia.
Through the guidance of an experienced professional, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the psychology and causation of eating disorders and the core therapeutic principles of CBT, including the CBT model and the different categories of eating disorders.
This comprehensive training program is ideal for aspiring cognitive behavioural therapists looking to gain the fundamental skills and knowledge to fast track their career, exploring a range of cognitive and behaviourist approaches used by experts in the field.
Who is this Course for?
This course is suitable for aspiring professionals looking to gain the fundamental skills, knowledge and credentials to fast track their career in the field of therapy. It is also ideal for existing professionals who wish to test their knowledge and understanding of CBT principles and theories. There are no specific entry requirements for the course, which can be studied on a part-time or full-time basis.
- This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
- Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
- Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
Method of Assessment:
Upon completion of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice quiz based assessment, which will determine whether you have passed the course (60% pass mark). The test will be marked immediately and results will be published instantly.
After successfully completing the course, you will be able to obtain the certificates. You can claim a PDF certificate by paying a little processing fee of £2. There is an additional fee to obtain a hardcopy certificate which is £9.
On successful completion, learners will have the desired skills to become qualified CBT therapists, with the opportunity to work with adults, children, groups, couples or families. The typical salary for a cognitive behavioural therapist working within the NHS is between £26,500 and £41,500 per annum. Similar professions in this field include:
- Occupational Therapist
- Adult Psychotherapist
- Clinical Psychologist
|CBT Eating Disorders Promo||00:02:00|
|About the Tutor||00:01:00|
|About the Course||00:02:00|
|CBT & Therapeutic principles|
|What is CBT (the CBT model)||00:07:00|
|The therapeutic alliance, Trust and Empathy||00:07:00|
|Ethics of the therapy||00:05:00|
|The Psychology & Causations of Eating Disorders|
|Eating disorders: Categorisations||00:07:00|
|Core Psychopathology of Eating Disorders||00:07:00|
|Co-morbid psychiatric illness||00:07:00|
|Social and Family factors||00:08:00|
|The Assessment & Planning|
|First session – Assessment||00:08:00|
|Dietary and Nutritional issues||00:06:00|
|Setting Goals with the client||00:07:00|
|CBT in Practice|
|Working with Anxiety||00:05:00|
|The Socratic approach (Socratic questioning)||00:06:00|
|The ‘Exposure’ technique||00:07:00|
|Working with Beliefs (shape, weight, food)||00:07:00|
|Reviewing & Wrapping up|
|Designing and Reviewing Action plans||00:06:00|
|Concluding therapy successfully||00:04:00|
|Follow up and Relapse Prevention||00:05:00|
|Thank you and Good Bye!||00:03:00|
|Resources – Cognitive Behavioural Therapy||00:00:00|
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