Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis (CBTp) ePrimer

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

NW Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network (MHTTC)
Dr. Sarah Kopelovich
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Training Overview Description

This free, 3-hour, self-paced course presented by Dr. Sarah Kopelovich is open to all types of providers. It is designed to serve as a primer in foundational concepts related to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and its application to psychotic symptoms and experiences.

Learners will start by testing their knowledge on a 30-item, adapted CBT quiz, and will then be guided to complete brief modules on the topics of:

  • Psychosis education,
  • CBT fundamentals, and
  • Applying CBT to psychosis.

Finally, learners will apply what they’ve learned to a practice and self-reflection exercise. Resources for further learning are provided.

Event-specific Details

Sarah Kopelovich, PhD
University of Washington, School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Professor, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis
Northwest MHTTC Role: Director of Training

Sarah Kopelovich, PhD, is a forensically-trained, licensed clinical psychologist at the University of Washington School of Medicine, based at Harborview Medical Center. Dr. Kopelovich is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and holds a Professorship in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis. Her research aims to enhance implementation and dissemination strategies for psychosocial interventions indicated for individuals with Psychotic Spectrum Disorders. She leads the only CBT for psychosis Provider Network in the country, which has received continual state funding since 2015. She regularly conducts workshops, seminars, and professional consultation across the country for mental health practitioners in CBT for psychosis (CBTp) and CBTp-informed care; Coordinated Specialty Care for First Episode Psychosis and Assertive Community Treatment; and diagnostic, suicide, and violence risk assessment. Dr. Kopelovich is core faculty with the Northwest Mental Health Technology Transfer Center and currently serves as the Director of Training.

Registration Information

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