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Cognitive Processing Therapy

Course summary

CPT is an effective cognitive behavioural treatment for PTSD with a focus on assisting a client to process and modify their beliefs related to the traumatic event.

Please note: we have temporarily suspended our public training calendar due to COVID. Please complete an expression of interest form for this course, to help us plan for a return to face-to-face training.

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Why do this course?

If you are looking to learn an evidence-based therapy for PTSD, Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) offers an alternative to exposure-based therapy.

With the aid of expert video demonstrations and skills rehearsal, this interactive training program consists of a two-day workshop and three follow-up consultations. This will give you the skills and confidence to deliver CPT to people affected by a wide range of traumatic events. 

Who should do this course?
Specialist mental health providers who provide treatment and support services to adults with PTSD.
Course content
  • The theoretical basis for CPT
  • Delivering CPT: session by session
  • Rehearsal of key CPT skills
  • Addressing common difficulties in therapy
  • Managing comorbid mental health conditions
  • Treating complex PTSD
I found the presenter very knowledgeable and could relate real client examples. The content was clearly presented, along with the rationale for treatment and evidence base. I particularly enjoyed the opportunities for discussion around challenges in using CPT.

Mode of delivery:

Public, Face-to-face


2 days


AUD 990

Training level:

Mental health practitioners

Cognitive Processing Therapy
Public, Face-to-face
2 days
AUD $990

For Organisations
Contact us to discuss online group rates for your organisation, or tailored face-to-face training for this course
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Level 3, 161 Barry Street

Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia

Phone: +61 3 9035 5599

Fax: +61 3 9035 5455