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Cognitive Behaviour Therapy - BMRI5006

Year - 2020

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.

2 hr lecture week 2, 9am-5pm Wednesday weeks 3, 7 and 11

Online quiz (20%), case study analysis (40%), extended response questions (40%)

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Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Central Clinical School
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Mallet St
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Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Adam Guastella
HECS Band: 3
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