This workshop will be 8 hours for towards your CPD, and you will receive an certificate of attendance shortly after the final session. For those who are unable to attend the live broadcast, this workshop will be recorded, and recordings will be available for up to one month after the live broadcast for you to watch in your own time. We will host this workshop via Zoom Meetings, and will send all relevant joining instructions a week before the workshop.
This workshop is priced at a flat rate of £99. For those in difficult financial circumstances, who may struggle to afford this price, please contact email@example.com
All timings are according to British Summer Time(BST)
Session 1 - Conceptualizing Anger: A Model for Applying CFT to the Treatment of Problematic Anger
Monday 6th September 2021
3 pm – 5 pm BST
Session 2 - The Therapeutic Relationship in CFT for Anger
Monday 13th September, 2021
3 pm – 5 pm BST
Session 3 - Applying the Compassionate Self in Working with Anger Episodes/Triggers
Monday 20th September, 2021
3 pm – 5 pm BST
Session 4 - True Strength – Compassionate Working with Vulnerable Emotions and Relationships
Monday 27th September, 2021
3 pm – 5 pm BST
This four part webinar series will explore how we can use CFT to help clients who struggle with anger.
Participants will learn to
Describe how anger organizes the mind in ways that can be tricky.
Articulate a general treatment model for applying CFT to the treatment of problematic anger.
Conceptualize and articulate ways of using the therapeutic relationship to support, model, and reinforce compassionate ways of working with anger.
Utilize compassionate-self work in assisting clients to work with anger triggers.
Utilize compassionate-self work in assisting angry clients to engage with vulnerable-feeling emotions.
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Grodin, J., Clark, J. L., Kolts, R., & Lovejoy, T. I. (2019). Compassion focused therapy for anger: A pilot study of a group intervention for veterans with PTSD. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 13: 27-33
Kolts, R.L. (2011). The Compassionate Mind Guide to Managing Your Anger. London: Little, Brown & Co.
Kolts, R.L. (2016). CFT Made Simple. Berkeley: New Harbinger.
Kolts, R., & Gilbert, P. (2022). Compassion-Focused Therapy in Forensic Settings. In A.R. Beech, A.J. Carter, R.E. Mann & P. Rotshtein (eds)The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of Forensic Neuroscience, Wiley: pp. 725-754
Ribeiro da Silva, D., Rijo, D., Castilho, P., & Gilbert, P. (2019). The efficacy of a Compassion-Focused Therapy–Based intervention in reducing psychopathic traits and disruptive behavior: A clinical case study with a juvenile detainee. Clinical Case Studies, 18(5), 323-343.
Prof Russell Kolts is a licensed clinical psychologist and Professor of Psychology at Eastern Washington University in the USA, where he has taught for over 20 years. He has authored or co-authored numerous books and scholarly articles, including The Compassionate Mind Guide to Managing Your Anger, CFT Made Simple, Living with an Open Heart: Cultivating Compassion in Everyday Life, Experiencing Compassion-Focused Therapy from the Inside Out, and Buddhist Psychology and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: A Clinician's Guide.
Russell regularly conducts trainings and workshops on compassion and CFT, and he founded (and leads) the Inland Northwest Compassionate Mind Center, based in Spokane, WA, USA. He also co-ordinates an active CFT Made Simple group for CFT practitioners on Facebook, which has over 4000 members. Russell appeared in a TEDx talk entitled “Anger, Compassion, and What it Means to be Strong” in 2015.
As this course is aimed at an intermediate level, so participants will be expected to have a basic understanding of the CFT model, we would encourage you to attend one of our introductory trainings first.
We understand that, due to time differences, it may not be possible for you to attend this training live with us. With that in mind, the workshop will be recorded, and you'll have access to the recordings for a month after the live broadcast to watch in your own time.
Yes, this absolutley fine. The workshop will be recorded, and you'll be able to catch up on anything you've missed for up to a month after the live broadcast.
Yes, this is no problem at all. You can download the booking form at the bottom of the 'Prices' section.
If you find you are unable to attend this course, please email our admin team via firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. You will be given the option to transfer to another course (within 12 months). Refunds are available if cancellation occurs no less than one month before the start of the course, although we will consider exceptional circumstances.
Yes, all delegates will received a certificate of attendance upon completion of the course.
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