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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for SLPs: Applications for Counseling, Behavioral Change, and Clinical Supervision

Course: #7006 Level: Intermediate2 Hours 84 Reviews

This course will teach specific ways to apply Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in the clinical practice of speech-language pathology. It will demonstrate how CBT can support effective patient counseling, provide a set of concrete tools to promote compensatory strategy use and functional behavioral change, and explain ways to understand and address common maladaptive beliefs experienced by students and beginning clinicians. Case examples will be provided from the presenter’s experience with the adult acquired brain injury population.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe basic elements of CBT theory, including the interactive components of the cognitive conceptualization model.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain several common approaches and tools used in CBT to identify and address distorted beliefs and to promote behavioral change.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe at least 3 specific ways to incorporate relevant elements of CBT into aspects of their own clinical practice.


0-10 Minutes Introduction
10-30 Minutes The CBT framework and key concepts
30-50 Minutes Discussion of specific CBT tools and approaches
50-75 Minutes Counseling: overview and cases examples (distorted beliefs)
75-100 Minutes Behavioral Change: overview and case examples (executive functioning strategies)
100-115 Minutes Applications for clinical supervision and mentorship
115-120 Minutes Conclusion; Q&A


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