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Brief Description

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is a form of psychotherapy which focuses on establishing

the way in which a person thinks, behaves, perceives, acts and reacts. This establishment will

then assist the client in dealing with their behavioural, emotional and social challenges to bring

about positive changes in their lives. It focuses on presenting issues and how to provide a

more positive, balanced and focused way of handling issues & fears.


Subjects included in the Course:

Balancing Statements, CBT techniques, worksheets, diary keeping, Distraction

Methods, Behavioural & Physical Techniques, Assumptions and Beliefs

open questioning, Rapport, CBT for - Anxiety, Anger, Depression, Stress, Self Esteem,

Addiction, Eating Disorders, client care, consultation, health & safety, hygiene, business



This course is carried out as a home study course and can be started at any time.


Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Accredited Diploma

Cost: £155

Entry Level: None

Course format: Self-paced. There are 6 modules to study at home + case studies.


Training material is emailed to you.

Attendance: No attendance, this is a distant learning course.



Course content:

Module 1: Health, safety and hygiene within the treatment room, incl professional ethics,

insurance, health and safety acts, risk assessments, how to work hygienically, personal




Module 2: Client care and communications: How to communicate with your client, dealing

with client questions, complaints etc. Consultation techniques.



Module 3: Business Practices: Business Planning, legal requirements, employment

opportunities, marketing, business types.



Module 4: CBT: What is CBT, History, Methods and techniques used in CBT (incl ABC method,

goal setting, conditions and how CBT can help, Socratic method, SMART method), Conditions

which benefit from CBT.



Module 5: Treatment suggestions: Treatment plans, Consultation sheets, Session worksheets

and notes.



Module 6: Case Studies: Contains the documents required to complete the case studies.

There are 5 treatments to carry out and document for case studies.

Duration: This course is carried out as a home study course and can be started at any time.

This course is approx. 40 hours study (this does vary from student to student.)

Model required?: Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case





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Course Progression:

On completion of this qualification you may choose to undertake further

study; qualifications you could progress to include a home study course, accredited diploma or a



VTCT qualification in:

• Life Coaching

• Stress Management

• Beauty Therapy

• Complementary Therapies

• Aromatherapy

• Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies

• Reiki

• Stone Therapy Massage

• Indian Head Massage

• Infant and Child Massage

• Flower Essences

• Colour Therapy

• Crystal Therapy



Career Opportunities:

Self-Employed complementary therapist or talking therapist working from home, salon, or mobile.



CPD points: 9 Points



What’s included:

Training manual and question paper for each module. A coursework tutor is

assigned to you for full support throughout the course. Fully qualified tutor for the practical

training. An accredited certificate posted to you on successful completion of the course.

Additional Costs: You will need to purchase your own products, equipment (ie massage couch)

and massage oils in order to carry out your case studies. We also recommend you purchase a

text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied with your training





Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Practitioner Diploma