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Metacognitive Therapy: Made simple

Format Workshop
Presenters Dr Clare Rees
Description Metacognitive Therapy is an interesting an important development in the treatment of many psychological disorders but it certainly isn't an easy therapy to grasp. It is a refreshing and alternative way of working with clients and is showing great outcomes for many different presenting problems. However, some of the terminology can be confusing and overlaps with similar terms we associate with different therapeutic approaches and it is tricky to know how to stay true to MCT without drifting back to other more conventional approaches whilst in session. This full-day workshop will attempt to provide clinicians with greater clarity regarding MCT and will start by putting Metacognitive Therapy into context (how did it develop, when did it develop and on the basis of what evidence?). We will look at how MCT differs from CBT and how to best determine when to apply MCT with clients.

Participants who attend this workshop will have:
- An opportunity to learn how MCT developed and on what basis
- An opportunity to learn about the current evidence for this treatment
- An opportunity to learn the specific central techniques of MCT and to compare and contrast these with CBT
- An opportunity to practice some of the key techniques during the workshop
- An opportunity to find out about current resources (books, articles) relevant to using MCT in your practice
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7 hours
[APS Institute CPD]
Location SA Metro, Australia
Venue Rendezvous Hotel Adelaide
55 Waymouth Street, Adelaide, SA, 5000

Please contact the event organiser to confirm if this venue is wheelchair accessible
Start/End Date 10 Nov 2012
Time 9.00am to 5.00pm (Registration at 8.30am)
Cost APS Members $295.00; APS Students $210.00; Non-APS Members $445.00
Organiser APS National Office
Contact Name APS Events Team
Telephone 03 8662 3300
Email events@psychology.org.au
Fax 03 9663 6177
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