Content of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) nurse training

Day 1Day 2Day 3
Course aimsRevisionFeedback from homework
Basic introduction to CBTFeedback from homeworkRevision
Using CBT in physical health settingGoal settingCase presentations
AnxietyCognitive techniquesSupervision
PanicBehavioural techniquesCourse evaluation
DepressionCase study
Screening for anxiety and depressionPractical session (theory into practice)
Risk management (suicide assessment)Summary
Formulation of patients difficultiesHomework
Socratic questioning and guided discovery
Unhelpful thinking
Practical session