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Medical CBT: Ten-Minute Techniques for Real Doctors (Tokyo, 2018)

Start Date:
Sunday, 7 October, 2018
End Date:
Sunday, 7 October, 2018 12:00pm
Family Practice

CBT Tokyo will be held on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at the Sheraton Miyako Hotel Tokyo. The workshop, entitled Ten-Minute CBT, runs from 8:45AM to 12:00PM. A Tokyo orientation and slideshow immediately follows the workshop. Bilingual (Japanese-Canadian) CBT Canada staff who have lived in the Ginza District will be in attendance. You're free thereafter to join your travelling companions in exploring one of the world's most fascinating & enriching cities.

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.

Lead faculty Greg Dubord, MD has given over 400 CBT workshops, and is a University of Toronto CME Teacher of the Year. Learning objectives1. Learn to break patients away from their "empathy addictions" 2. Learn to structure ten-minute appointments to maximize impact 3. Learn the vital importance of not working harder than most patients Accreditation: The workshop is accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) for 9.0 Mainpro+ credits**American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) members are eligible to receive up to 9.0 Prescribed credit hours for attendance at CBT Canada's 3.0 hour (/9.0 Mainpro+ credit) workshops due to a reciprocal agreement with the College of Family Physicians (AAFP, 2016).


Sheraton Miyako Hotel Tokyo 1-1-50 Shirokanedai Minato-Ku,
Tokyo 108-8640 Japan

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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