Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (BMRI5006)
UNIT OF STUDY
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is an evidence-based psychotherapy for a range of psychological disorders, with strong foundations in cognitive science and now increasingly in neuroscience. This unit provides a solid foundation in the theoretical and clinical underpinnings of the therapy, with a specific focus on the neuroscience of CBT as applied to various conditions. It demonstrates techniques of CBT, including case assessment, formulation, and therapy components. Students will develop a neurobiological understanding of CBT interventions and examine practice through case examination and group exercises.
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12pm-2pm Monday week 2, 9am-5pm Wednesday weeks 4, 8 and 11
online test (20%), case study analysis (40%), extended response questions (40%)
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