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Comprehensive Inference-Based CBT

w/Bronwyn Shoyer, LCSW, Katie Marrotte, LCSW, & Gina Abbondante, LCSW, 3/1 & 3/8, 12-4pm EST, 8 CEs

  • Starts Mar 1
  • 600 US dollars
  • Online

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This I-CBT training is a 2-session, live, online, didactic course for clinicians looking to expand their toolbox for treating OCD and related disorders. I-CBT is a cognitive-behavioral intervention developed by Kieron O'Connor and Frederick Aardema. This training, based on their work, is a complete walkthrough of all 12 modules of treatment. 8 CEs for psychologists, BCBAs, ASWB, and NBCC available Session 1: Inferential Confusion, Obsessional Doubting Sequence, Logic and Reasoning in OCD, Storytelling in OCD, Feared Possible Self, Real Self Session 2: Reasonable Vs. Obsessional Doubt, Possibility is Irrelevant, The OCD Bubble, The Alternative Story, Reality Sensing, Relapse Prevention Intended Audience: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Clinicians After this course, participants will be able to -Explain at least two ways Inference-based CBT differs from Exposure and Response Prevention -Apply knowledge of Inference-based CBT to case conceptualization. -Explain the inferential confusion process. -Describe at least one key learning point in each of the twelve modules of Inference-based CBT. -Identify three tricks of OCD according to Inference-based CBT -Name the treatment target of Inference-based CBT -Identify the three components of obsessional reasoning -Explain how obsessional doubts differ from reasonable (non-obsessional doubts) Course Instructors: Gina Abbondante, LCSW, Bronwyn Shroyer, LCSW and Katie Marrotte, LCSW are the founders of the OCD Training School, an online training database for OCD and related disorders. Trained by Frederick Aardema, they are among the first to offer formal training for Inference-based CBT in the United States. Between them, they have trained hundreds of clinicians to use I-CBT and are excited to train hundreds more. For their full bios and consultation information, see their website:

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