An Overview of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

Start Date:
1st May 2013

End Date:
1st May 2013

Start Time:
9:30 am

End Time:
4:30 pm

Aim of course

For anyone who is interested in understanding how CBT can make a positive difference to wellbeing


On this interactive day you will have the opportunity to:

  • develop your awareness and understanding of the cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) model at an introductory level
  • learn some basic cognitive strategies e.g. common thinking traps
  • apply the model to your own experience whether professional or personal 

FACILITATOR: Sian Hardy is a psychological therapist, currently practising CBT and Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR) for Shropshire’s IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) service. She has worked within Adult Mental Health Services locally for the last five years

Date and location 1st May 2013 – Shropshire Wildlife Trust, 9.30 to 4.30pm

Appropriate to:  Anyone who would like to develop an awareness level appreciation of the CBT model, e.g. professionals, volunteers, carers and service users

This training contributes to underpinning knowledge for Qualification Credit Framework QCF, Continuing Professional Development CPD and Knowledge and Skills Framework KSF (Health)

Enquiries/application forms to: Sue Iley, Joint Training Team, Bourne House, Radbrook Complex, Shrewsbury, SY3 9BL. (01743 254731)

COST – Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin

£40      Voluntary sector

£45      Independent, Housing, Acute Hospital, T&W Council, Shropshire Council (not Assessment & Eligibility)

£100    Out of county organisations

No charge (under review)

Service users, family carers and unpaid volunteers living in Shropshire (not Telford and Wrekin).  Staff from Shropshire Council Assessment & Eligibility, Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust, South Staffs & Shropshire NHS Foundation Trust based in Shropshire & Telford & Wrekin.



Sue Iley

Joint Training Team/Social Care & Health Training

Shropshire Council

Bourne House, Radbrook, Shrewsbury, SY3 9BL

01743 254731


For more information please see link below to the Joint Training webpage:


Joint Training for Adult Community and Health Services – Shropshire Council

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