More than a buzzword, compassion-focused therapy (CFT) is an evidence-supported model for treating the shame and self-criticism that often co-occur with mental illness and substance use disorders. CFT is applicable in trauma-informed treatment settings.
This profound treatment approach isn’t about being more compassionate as a therapist, it’s about encouraging clients to be compassionate to themselves & others, which triggers an emotional response that is essential to well-being.
In this presentation, Dr. Robert cox will discuss about compassion and its utility as a treatment for negative moods.
- Describe the tenets of compassion-focused therapy.
- Evaluate the research literature supporting the use of compassion as a treatment approach.
- Choose compassionate tools for use in various behavioral health settings to support client goals.
Target Audience: Licensed Professional Counselors, Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, & LMFT
Content Level: Beginner to Intermediate
2 CE Hour Credits Approved By: NAADAC, ASWB, & NBCC
State Board Approval
- ADACBGA #19-12-17-1212
- CSWMFT #50-29024
- FCB #5387-A
- FLORIDA MENTAL HEALTH
- OBLADC #20220136
- OCDP Board Provider #50-29024
- SCLLR #4610
- VA COMMERCIAL VENDOR # 81-3353387-01
- Lectures 2
- Quizzes 1
- Duration Lifetime access
- Skill level Intermediate
- Language English
- Students 17
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Self