Centre for Stress Management
Established in 1987
Providing training and consultancy services for over 35 years
All courses are now delivered using the zoom virtual training platform
Foundation Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapies
The Centre for Stress Management and its Faculties have been providing Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) training for health and caring professionals since 1980s. The Centre has trained 1000s of learnerss in these two approaches since its launch in 1987.
We run two programmes that provide an introduction to CBT and REBT. The 2-day Primary Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Training (module 1) and the 2-day Primary Certificate in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy & Counselling (module 2). These two programmes form the Foundation Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapies or the Foundation Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural & Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy. Both modules are both British Psychological Society Learning Centre approved. These programmess provide knowledge and skills training for health professionals and may also be of interest to para-professionals.
This is a modular 4-day course. Learners must attend both modules below:
1) Primary Certificate in Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy and Training
2) Primary Certificate in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy & Counselling
This foundation programme is specifically for health and caring professionals who wish to attend a short course to gain an introduction to the theory and practice of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy and Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy.
To provide an introduction to the theory and practice of two leading Cognitive-Behavioural Therapies.
All of the objectives for the two component modules are objectives for this course.
POST PROGRAMME REVIEW & CERTIFICATE
A CPD certificate is provided for all learners attending the modules. For each module, Learners will need to obtain a Certificate of Achievement by submiting a 750 word Post Programme Review. In addition to the fees for each module, there is an administration and certification fee of £50 for the Foundation Certificate.
Trainers include Professor Stephen Palmer PhD CPsychol who is a BABCP Accredited CBT Therapist, AREBT Accredited Therapist, Supervisor and Trainer, UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and Albert Ellis Institute (New York) REBT Certified Supervisor. He holds the European Certificate in Psychology and the European Certificate in Counsellor Accreditation. Kasia Szymanska MSc CPsychol is a BABCP Accredited CBT Therapist. Both are Chartered Psychologists and HCPC Registered and have co-authored books, chapters and articles in this field.
PLEASE READ: GENERAL COURSE INFORMATION