Course information

Course title
Clinical Skills in the Treatment of Anxiety and Depression: Hands-on Practice and Heads-on Theory
University / Organization
Radboud University
City
Nijmegen
Country
The Netherlands
Academic level
Both Msc and PhD
Language
English
School
Address
Course director
Course lecturer(s)
Nessa Ikani PhD student and researcher Clinical Psychology / Experimental Psychopathology and Treatment (BSI) Radboud University Naline Geurtzen PhD student and researcher Clinical Psychology / Experimental Psychopathology and Treatment (BSI) Radboud University
Course aim
After this course you are able to: - Understand the theoretical underpinnings of current clinical techniques and interventions in anxiety and depression, - Apply clinical techniques at a basic level in preparation of formal clinical training, - Critically reflect on the use of established and new clinical techniques in the treatment of depression and anxiety, - Think like a scientist-practitioner by integrating theoretical insight with clinical application.
Course contents / programme
This unique Radboud Summer School will provide you with hands- and heads-on knowledge and experience with evidence-based techniques as well as experimental innovative interventions for the treatment of anxiety and depression. The programme includes exposure techniques, behavioural activation, mindfulness, imagery rescripting, worry and memory training, cognitive restructuring, cognitive bias modification. These interventions will be introduced by expert researchers in the field against a background of the latest scientific insights. You will also get hands-on experience with these techniques and you will be practicing under the guidance of expert clinicians.
Required Knowledge and preparation
Teaching methods
Assessment
Course type
Summer School
Consecutive days
Yes
Online course
No
Duration (net days)
5
Credits
2 ECTS credits
Course fee
€525, 10-25% early bird + partner discount if you apply before March 1, 2019.
Direct e-mail to register
Paper submission required?
- Motivation letter - CV
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front approval