Certified CBT Depression Therapist: Class Two

“Video on Demand Class”

This certification class series contains useful tools to provide comprehensive treatment to people suffering with depression. These tools can help Mental Health Professionals treat their clients, and are also designed to help individuals who are seeking help in preventing or managing their own depression. They are also suitable for relatives or friends of depressed people—to help them understand the situation and how they can assist.

The class series consists of 14 exercises that help people to
•pinpoint the sources of depression
•identify things that can perpetuate and escalate it
•practice specific actions to manage and control it.

Each exercise is based in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and introduces a new skill to help understand and overcome depression cycles.

Topics Covered
Class Two—Depression Cycles & Triggers:  Recognizing Your Personal Cycles and Triggers & How to Better Handle Daily Events In Your Life

Purpose of this Course
This class will help Mental Health Professionals improve treatment for people suffering with depression, and help people that want to learn how to manage their depression.

Through examining their beliefs, perceptions of situations, and their typical responses to these situations, people suffering from depression receive a new perspective. This course provides tools to lead people to an increased understanding of their depressive tendencies as well as tools to prevent depression where possible and manage it where it's not. The goal is to steer people away from persistent negative thoughts and actions, and toward positive and confidence-building ones.

Number of Classes, Credits and Cost
The Certified CBT Depression Therapist curriculum breaks down into 7 classes and 17.5 hours of training. All seven classes must be finished in order to gain the certification title.

Class Two cost $45 and you will gain 3.5 Continuing Education Clock Hours towards becoming a Certified CBT Depression Therapist.

CE Hours for Mental Health Professionals (See the FAQ page for full list):

Mental Health Classes, LLC is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP TM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

Most Psychology, Marriage and Family, and Social Work State Boards recognize NBCC Certified Providers. We recommend that you contact your local State Board to confirm.
NBCC—National Board for Certified Counselors Approved Provider: Number 6629
National Certified Counselor (NCC)
National Certified School Counselor (NCSC)
Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC)
Master Addictions Counselor (MAC)
Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors: Provider Number 1732
Texas State Board of Social Workers: Provider Number 6280
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists: Provider Number 685

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A Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in anger management and domestic violence, Nathaniel Smith, M.A., LPCS, NCC, has helped hundreds of clients tame their temper. Smith is certified by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to run group sessions for offenders with anger issues. His extensive experience in the field of anger management and group leadership make him an authoritative teacher for training Certified Temper Tamers..