This two-day workshop will provide participants with an introduction to cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) principles that can be used in working with young people experiencing psychotic disorders. The workshop will use multimedia and interactive formats, and include didactic elements, case studies, and skills-based work.

This event will cover:

  • describe the theory and rationale underpinning the CBT model
  • outline the evidence base for the use of CBT with people experiencing psychotic disorders
  • complete a cognitive behavioural case formulation
  • discuss the role of trauma in work with young people with psychosis
  • identify strategies for effective provision of psycho-education


  • Dr Craig MacNeil (Senior clinical psychologist) — Orygen clinical training team
  • Lucas Coulson (Senior mental helath nurse) — Orygen clinical training team

Categories: Younger persons mental health
Disciplines: Allied Health, Lived Experience Workforce, Medical, Nursing
Levels: Introductory, Intermediate
Lifespans: Youth

Monday 19 October 2020
09:30 to 16:30
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Monday 26 October 2020
09:30 to 16:30
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Via Zoom

Specific location and venue confirmed by provider upon registration.

Clinicians in private practice, or who are not Victorian public mental health professionals will be charged $220.00 per day of training.

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