CBT for Depression is a 3-day course from the Association for Psychological Therapies (APT), a leading provider of accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) training courses, for professionals working in mental health and related areas.
It is the only CBT for Depression training that is APT-accredited and also gives you access to APT’s relevant downloadable resources for use post-course. The course is available for teams/organisations and can be attended face-to-face or online. (2-day version also available.)
Depression is often referred to as "the common cold" of mental health - it is very common and we haven't always been very good at treating it. CBT's original application was with depression, NICE guidelines recommend CBT for depression and CBT is clearly one of the front-running interventions for depression. This module is designed to cover the relevant CBT techniques in a way that encourages you to use them subsequently and empowers you to help most people who are depressed.
You will be registered as having attended the course, thereby gaining APT's Level 1 accreditation, and receive a certificate to this effect. The accreditation gives you access to online resources associated with the course and access to the online exam if you wish to uprate your APT accreditation to Level 2.
Your registration lasts indefinitely, and your accreditation lasts for 3 years and is renewable by sitting an online refresher which also upgrades your accreditation to APT Level 2 if you are successful in the associated online exam.
Your accreditation is given value by the fact of over 125,000 people having attended APT training. See APT accreditation for full details.
Booking this training is easy...
For teams and organisations:
We bring the course and tutor to you, for an all-inclusive fee.
Price (3-day version): $6,200 (plus tutor travel and accommodation expenses) for a group of up to 15 people. Extra delegates: $390 per person.
Price (2-day version): $4,200 (plus tutor travel and accommodation expenses) for a group of up to 15 people. Extra delegates: $260 per person.
Option 2: Online Live and Exclusive course:
Live, interactive online course exclusively for your team or organisation.
Price (3-day version): $5,580 for a group of up to 15 people (price includes a workbook for every delegate, posted to one address). Extra delegates $345 per person.
Price (2-day version): $3,780 for a group of up to 15 people (price includes a workbook for every delegate, posted to one address). Extra delegates $230 per person.
Option 3: 'Train the Trainer':
If you or a colleague are a senior professional (e.g. consultant psychologist) and have a talent for communication and teaching, then you are welcome to apply to become an APT-accredited tutor. You could then tutor the course - or your chosen modules from it - in your own organisation, under license.
This is not only a highly appropriate use of senior professionals, but it also saves your organisation the tutor-component of the fee (around 50%) each time you run it or your chosen modules.
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We continuously monitor the quality of our training by obtaining feedback on the two key scales of relevance and presentation from every course delegate. Below are the average ratings for the last ten runnings of this course.
Average Presentation rating: 95%
Average Relevance rating: 95%
*These statistics were last updated in April 2017.
APT prides itself on the feedback we receive about our courses. Below are just some of the great comments the Repairing the Damage™ course has received.
"A course not to be missed by anyone delivering care to someone with depression."
"The course was excellent, informative and well presented - packed full of useful material that can be incorporated into practice."