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Start Date:
Friday, 16 February, 2018
End Date:
Friday, 16 February, 2018 4:30pm
Family Practice

CBT Canada and the University of Calgary's RAS Residency Program are pleased to present an Introduction to Medical CBT workshop on Friday, February 16, 2018 at the Medicine Hat Lodge. Workshop hours are 9:00AM to 4:30PM. A catered lunch is included. Medical CBT is specifically designed for the ultra-brief appointments typical of primary care. In this workshop you'll learn the essentials of a skill that may fundamentally change how you cope with the all-important psychological side of medicine.

You'll learn flexible Ten-Minute CBT tools to integrate into your existing approaches to major depression, persistent depression ("dysthymia" until DSM-5), chronic worry, chronic pain, panic disorder, non-compliance, substance abuse, illness anxiety, borderline personality disorder, suicidality, and more. Learning objectives1. Learn to break patients away from their "empathy addictions"2. Learn to structure ten-minute appointments to maximize impact3.

Learn the vital importance of not working harder than most patients Head instructor Greg Dubord, MD is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, and the prime developer of medical CBT. He has presented over 400 workshops, including over 50 for the College of Family Physicians of Canada, and is a University of Toronto CME Teacher of the Year. Assistant faculty includes Richard Buck, MD, CCFP(EM), FCFP.

Accreditation is for 18.0 Mainpro+ credits ("3:1") by the College of Family Physicians of Canada*. Tuition is $495 for physicians, $395 for allied health professionals, and $195 for residents. A catered lunch at 12:00PM is included. *American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) members are eligible to receive up to 18.0 Prescribed credit hours for attendance at CBT Canada's 6.0 hour (/18.0 Mainpro+ credit) workshops due to a reciprocal agreement with the College of Family Physicians (AAFP, 2016).


Medicine Hat Lodge 1051 Ross Glen Dr SE Medicine Hat,
Alberta T1B 3T8 Canada

Organizer Details

Conference organized by CBT Canada

CBT Canada isdedicatedto the dissemination of medical CBT,the adaptation of traditional CBT for primary care.CBT Canada's workshops have been hosted by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) at the annual Family Medicine Forum (nearly 50 times), by many CFPC chapters (British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec) and medical schools (e.g., University of Alberta, University of Calgary, Dalhousie University, Queen's University, McGill University, McMaster University, Memorial University, University of Toronto, UBC, Western University).CBT Canada won the CFPC's nationalCME Program Award in 2013.

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