5-Minute CBT: Behaviour Activation to Improve Health Outcomes Using Fountain of Health Tools

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM
The course brings minimal intervention to life, deepens understanding of behaviour activation and enhances competence in using tools for a wide range of patients & disorders. Designed for the busy clinician to learn brief and effective Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) tools supports self-management of patients with chronic diseases and improves health outcomes.

Accredited for 6 hours MainPro & Section 1 MainCert Credits. Weekly interactivity includes 4 live webinars with Q and A and case discussion with our CBT experts, interactive role-play, a discussion forum, key readings, and opportunities to practice core skills.

This four-week online course (Nov. 18 to Dec. 9) is educationally cosponsored by Dalhousie University Continuing Professional Development.

The course brings minimal intervention to life, deepens understanding of behaviour activation and enhances competence in using tools for a wide range of patients & disorders.  Designed for the busy clinician to learn brief and effective Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) tools supports self-management of patients with chronic diseases and improves health outcomes.

Accredited for 6 hours MainPro & Section 1 MainCert Credits. Weekly interactivity includes 4 live webinars with Q and A and case discussion with our CBT experts, interactive role-play, a discussion forum, key readings, and opportunities to practice core skills.

Course Instructors:  

Keri-Leigh Cassidy, MD, FRCPC – A Geriatric Psychiatrist with expertise in CBT, knowledge translation and positivism in healthcare, & the founder of the Fountain of Health non-profit association.

Michael Vallis, PhD., R. Psych – A Health Psychologist and behavioural change expert, founder of the Behaviour Change Institute and a national expert on psychosocial issues in chronic disease.

Weekly Webinar Topics (Mondays 2-3:30 PST; 5-6:30 EST or 6:00-7:30 pm AST)

·         November 18th: Behaviour Activation: Intro to basic Principles and Evidence

·         November 25th: Behaviour Activation in Domains of Physical Activity and Social Activity

·         December 2nd: Cognitive Activity and Positive Outlook / Taking Care of Mental Health

·         December 9th: Simple Solutions to Complex Problems: Behavioural Activation in Challenging Patient Populations

For more information or to register, please email:  info@fountainofhealth.ca  (Subject line: “5-Minute CBT”). Once your email is received, you will be sent a registration sheet with further instructions. 

Registration fee: $124.00.  Space is limited on a first come-first serve basis.

 

Event Details

Event Cost

Fee type
Registration fee
Entry Fee
$124.00
Online Access
Online event only