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Working with Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder

The day covers issues of definitions and co-morbidity, Foa’s theory of OCD, assessment and formulation, along with a range of CBT interventions as they apply to OCD.

Can be taken as an individual one-day course or as a part of a Master Practitioner Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Approved by the British Psychological Society Learning Centre.

Issues covered include:

  • OCD presentations and co-morbidity
  • Assessment and standard outcome measures including OCI
  • Introduction to Salkovskis’ and Wells’ models of OCD
  • Extinction response prevention treatment programmes
  • The role of cognitive factors in OCD
    • Common cognitive biases in OCD
    • Thought-Action fusion and Thought-Object fusion
    • Inflated sense of responsibility and power
    • Internal safety seeking and compulsive behaviours
  • Normalising intrusive thoughts
  • The use of behavioural experiments with OCD

This course is part of the training programme that enables you to complete the BPS Approved Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. You can build up gradually your CBT training portfolio by attending all the courses within the programme at the pace that suits you. All your training hours will be calculated, recorded in an individual validated log and accumulated towards your full Diploma.

 

“Fabulous Trainer! Really Useful day. Thanks.”
A.O., Psychotherapist, Moorgate

“Structured, well balanced. Very useful demonstrations and discussion.”
N.P., Counselling Psychologist

“Overall – very good. I enjoyed the training – the combination and balance between theory and practice.”
A.N., Clinical Psychologist

Early Bird Price: £120 + VAT (£144) per delegate to include refreshments and course materials. This discount is available on bookings made more than 1 month prior the course date event.
Regular Price: £140 + VAT (£168).

Certificate of Attendance:
You receive a Certificate of Attendance for 7 CPD training hours on the day.

Reading List for this Module: Click Here

Assessed Case Formulation for this Module: Click Here

Additional Components of the Diploma:

Assessed Case Formulation

Evidenced Reading Hours

Supervision

Course Outline:

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE THE COURSE

IMPORTANT! THIS IS A BPS APPROVED COURSE AND ALL THE TRAINING HOURS OF THIS COURSE SHOULD BE COMPLETED IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR THE BPS APPROVED CERTIFICATE.
Please make sure that you arrive in time for 9.30 AM start (sharp!). Your late arrival might result in you not been eligible for the BPS Approved Certificate.
The same applies to the finish times. Make sure that your travel arrangements enable you to be present until 4.30 PM every day of the course.
We very much appreciate your co-operation on this matter.

Every day consists of the morning session (starting at 9.30 AM sharp!) and afternoon session (finishing at 4.30 PM strictly).
Refreshments provided during your morning (11.15) and afternoon (14.45) break.
Lunch break (1 hour) – lunch by own arrangements (12.30 – 13.30).

Due to the INTENSIVE NATURE of this training we advise you to have extra drinks of water with you and layers of clothing to adjust effectively to the temperature in the room.

Course Leader:

Dr Tom Werner
Consultant Psychiatrist

Tom Werner is a Locum Consultant Psychiatrist at South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. He trained and worked at the Centre for Anxiety Disorder and Trauma, Maudsley Hospital and in the Cognitive Therapies Division of City & Hackney’s Psychotherapy Department. He has extensive experience of working with a range of different client groups including adult mental health, older people, substance misusers, children and families. He trained in CBT at Kings College, London, and is a BABCP Accredited CBT Therapist. He also has experience of working with a range of other modalities including (amongst others) Cognitive Analytic Therapy, Kleinian psychodynamic psychotherapy, NLP and systemic family therapy. He has a particular interest in trainee learning styles and has an excellent reputation as an informed and dynamic trainer.

VENUES
LONDON
(The British Psychological Society)
10 NOVEMBER 2014
Places available
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