‘Worried Sick? Extending the application of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) from Health Anxiety to Medically Unexplained Symptoms and Long Term Medical Conditions’.
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work (SSESW) academic Michael Duffy is facilitating this masterclass with Professor Paul Salkovskis. It will be of interest to anyone working in the fields of CBT/psychological therapies.
Book your place at knock.qub.ac.uk/ecommerce/cbtmc/index.php
In this workshop, Paul Salkovskis will describe the cognitive behavioural approach to health anxiety and how that has been applied to the development and validation of a treatment which evidence suggests is both effective and cost effective, an...d which can be relatively easily learned by health professionals. The main components of this treatment will be described and illustrated.
Paul Salkovskis was Professor of Clinical Psychology and Applied Science and Clinical Director in the Centre for Anxiety Disorders and Trauma at the Institute of Psychiatry (2000-2010). He is Professor of Clinical Psychology and Applied Science at the University of Bath, where he leads a joint University/NHS national specialist anxiety disorder clinic, and Programme Director for the Clinical Psychology Doctorate Programme at Bath. He is editor of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, and on the editorial board of many international journals. He is President Elect of the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. He was recently awarded the MB Shapiro Prize for Distinction in Clinical Psychology. He has published over 300 articles and chapter on the understanding and treatment of psychological problems and anxiety disorders. In April 2018 Professor Salkovskis becomes Director of the Oxford Institute for Clinical Psychology and the Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, jointly appointed to The University of Oxford and Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust.
The cost (to include lunch & CPD certificate) is:
Standard Registration Fee £100
Current SSESW CBT/CBP student rate £80
Current Base Supervisor (Name of student required) Free
Places for this event are limited and places MUST be pre-booked in advance of 18 May 2018.
Any queries, please contact Victoria Nesbitt ([email protected]