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CAPS 8th Annual WorkshopDavid Burns

Friday, February 26, 2016 at Florida Gulf Coast University

Dr. David Burns will present "Scared Stiff: High-Speed, Drug-Free Treatment for Anxiety Disorders"


Dr. Burns will illustrate how to integrate the Motivational, Cognitive, Exposure, and Hidden Emotion models in the treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Phobias, Agoraphobia, Panic Disorder, Shyness, Public Speaking Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and Performance Anxiety.  The goal of the treatment is high-speed recovery and lasting change.  The workshop will h ave a hands-on, practical emphasis. 

You will learn how to use a multitude of powerful and innovative treatment methods, including Paradoxical Agenda Setting, the Experimental Technique, the Feared Fantasy, Acceptance Paradox, Hidden Emotion Technique, Cognitive Flooding, Time-Travel, Shame-Attacking Exercises, and more.  Dr. Burns will notsimply present a grab bag of techniques or formulas for various "disorders."  Instead, he will show how to create a warm, vibrant collaborative relationship, overcome the patient's resistance to change, and develop a systematic, individualized treatment plan that specifically targets each patient's unique problems and needs. 

 

Professional Rate

(Individual)

Professional Group Rate

(3 or more)

Graduate Student Rate
(must be enrolled in classes)

$69  Memorial  Day Sale

$109 Super Saver (Jun. – Aug.)

$159 Early Bird (Sept. – Dec.)

$179 Regular (Jan. – Feb.) 

$189 Day of Workshop

$59 Memorial Day Sale

$99 Super Saver (Jun. – Aug.)

$149 Early Bird (Sept. – Dec.)

$169 Regular (Jan. – Feb.)

No Group Rate on Day of Workshop

$39 Memorial Day Sale

$59 Super Saver (Jun. – Aug.)

$79 Early Bird (Sept. – Dec.)

$79 Regular (Jan. – Feb.)

$99 Day or Workshop

 

 

REGISTRATION

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

Click HERE to register!or visit  www.fgcu.edu/caps

7:30 am - 8:30 am
Check-in & continental breakfast
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Workshop – afternoon snack

FGCU Employee Discount

When registering please select, “FGCU Employee Rate” Group rates will apply

6 CEUs, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack included in registration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further information contact Ewa Romanowicz at eromanowicz@fgcu.edu or Jeniffer Herrera-Andújar at jherrera@fgcu.edu  or by phone at 239-590-7950.

Workshop Director – Jill Isaacson, LMHC – jisaacson@fgcu.edu

6 CEUs provided by Florida Gulf Coast University – Counseling & Psychological Services CE Provider# 50-13783.  Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling expires 3/31/2016 and Florida Board of Psychology expires 5/31/2017.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                           

 

 

 

Previous years' workshops listed below:

 

 

CAPS 7th Annual Workshop Kelly Wilson picture

 

Friday, February 27, 2015at Florida Gulf Coast University
 
The presenter for the 2015 workshop will be Kelly G. Wilson, Ph.D., co-founder of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. 
You can learn more about Dr. Wilson here.

The title of the workshop is "Living Mindfully in a Stressed Out World"

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

A detailed workshop description and workshop schedule will be added in the near future. 

                                       For a limited time, New Super Saver Rate! 

 

Professional Rate

(Individual)

Professional Group Rate
(3 or more)

Graduate Student Rate
(must be enrolled in classes)

$109 Super Saver (July – August)

$139 Early Bird (Sept. – Dec.)

$159 Regular (Jan. –Feb.) 

$179 Day of Workshop

$105 Super Saver (July – August)

$129 Early Bird (Sept. – Dec.)

$149 Regular (Jan. – Feb.)

No Group Rate on Day of Workshop

$49 Super Saver (July – August)

$69 Early Bird (Sept. – Dec.)

$79 Regular (Jan. – Feb.)

$99 Day or Workshop

 

 

 

REGISTRATION

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

HOTELS

Click HERE
to register with a credit card!

(MC, VISA, AMEX, DISC, China Union Pay, JCB, Carte Blanche, and Diners Club)

To register with a check or
need an Invoice
call (239)590-7950

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Check-in & continental breakfast

9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Workshop – afternoon snack

12-00 pm

(lunch on your own)
Convenient locations on and off campus!

Embassy Suites
Ask for the “FGCU Visitor Rate”

(239) 949-4222

 

Courtyard Marriot
Ask for the “FGCU Visitor Rate”

(239) 332-4748

6 CEUs, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack included in registration

 

6 CEUs provided by Florida Gulf Coast University – Counseling & Psychological Services CE Provider# 50-13783.  Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling expires 3/31/2015 and Florida Board of Psychology expires 5/31/2016. 

 

For further information contact Ewa Romanowicz at eromanowicz@fgcu.edu or
Jeniffer Herrera-Andújar at jherrera@fgcu.edu  or by phone at 239-590-7950.

 

Workshop Director – Jill Isaacson, LMHC – jisaacson@fgcu.edu

 

 

 

 

To see a listing of past workshops, scroll down:

 

 

 

 

 

CAPS 6th Annual WorkshopJohn Norcross

Friday, February 28, 2014 at Florida Gulf Coast University

This year's presented will be John C. Norcross, Ph.D., ABPP. You can learn more about Dr. Norcross here.

The title of the workshop is "Psychotherapy Relationships That Work"

This workshop will provide integrative methods for adapting or tailoring therapy to individual clients and their singular contexts. Participants will learn to reliably assess and rapidly apply 5+ evidence-based means for constructing the “relationship of choice.” Discover how research and practice converge in relational responsiveness that demonstrably improves treatment success.

 

 

Workshop Schedule:

8:00am - 9:00am - Check-in & Continental breakfast

9:00am - 4:00pm - Workshop - afternoon snack

12:00pm - 1:15pm - lunch on your own (several locations on campus or near campus)

 

Workshop Registration:

Click HERE to register with a credit card! Call (239) 590-7950 if you'd like to register with a check

Rates for the workshop include 6 CEU's, a continental breakfast, and afternoon snack.

6 CEUs provided by Florida Gulf Coast University – Counseling & Psychological Services CE Provider# 50-13783. Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling expires 3/31/2015 and Florida Board of Psychology expires 5/31/2015.