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Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Positive Therapy Seminar and Webcast – last chance to book

This is just a quick note to let you know that we still have a few places available on

POSITIVE THERAPY SEMINAR at BPS, London or Interactive Live Webcast on Friday 30 September 2016
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/seminars.php?courseid=52

IMPORTANT!

This seminar will NOT be repeated in webcast format in 2017.
This is your last chance to participate in this event from the comfort of your own home.

If you have done with us in the past MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING OR SOLUTION FOCUSED THERAPY training – you are on your way to BPS Approved CERTIFICATE IN RESOURCE BASED THERAPIES.

Positive Therapy seminar – is an essential part of this Certificate.

Book now – there is  not much time left.

See you on Friday,

Kind regards
Polina

Neuroscience & Physiology of Trauma – New

Our new instalment in the series “Psychotherapy for the 21st Century” this week is:

NEUROSCIENCE & PHYSIOLOGY OF TRAUMA: TRAUMA TREATMENT: PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY - 2 CPD HR
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Neuroscience-Physiology-of-Trauma-Trauma-Treatment-Psychotherapy-for-the-21st-Century
Featuring Dr Robert Scaer and Dr Stephen Porges.

In this comprehensive interview, Scaer literally covers the entire Trauma Spectrum (incidentally, that’s also the name of his most recent book): from the biological nature of trauma to the acute physical, emotional psychological symptoms it creates and on into the medical issues and disorders that are so often part of trauma’s clinical picture.

Following Scaer’s extended interview, trauma’s adopted son, Stephen Porges, gives us a detailed description of his polyvagal theory; how it relates to the experience of stress and resultant responses-fight/flight freeze; and its applicability for better outcomes in trauma treatment.

INTRODUCTORY OFFER:

Save £8 today!
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Neuroscience-Physiology-of-Trauma-Trauma-Treatment-Psychotherapy-for-the-21st-Century

Offer ends at midday 28 September 2016.

Missed our previous promotions? You might find them in our VIP zone:
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/epages/colt5155.sf/en_GB/?ObjectPath=/Shops/colt5155/Categories/Registered_Customers

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

New Online Course: Personal Awareness and Ethical Behaviour in CBT

We are very excited to present to you our new online course:

PERSONAL AWARENESS AND ETHICAL BEHAVIOUR IN CBT  with Paul Grantham

http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/ethics.shtml

Based on a live training day, the online course offers you video recordings of the course tutor, a clear view of all the slides used on the day, an opportunity to print out the handouts, and additional reading materials.

With quizzes, tests, refreshment breaks and a facility to print out your own BPS Approved Certificate (7 CPD hours) at the end – this is a new and exciting way to learn in the comfort of your own location, at your own pace and at a fraction of a price of a face-to-face course.

Don’t forget, this course is a module of the Master Practitioner Diploma in CBT and counts towards its completion.

To check out our other online courses go to:
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/distance.shtml

Thank you for your continuous interest and support.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Creating School Based Interventions – New

Within a field of child therapy strong instructional guides for working with parents and teachers are not very common. To be effective with children, therapists must also learn how to influence the system at a higher level; this insightful video offers compelling strategies for doing just that.

In our new DVD release Dr Jon Carlson and Dr Don Dinkmeyer draw upon their combined decades of experience to demonstrate necessary skills for creating school-based interventions.

CONSULTATION: CREATING SCHOOL BASED INTERVENTIONS - 2 CPD HOURS
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Consultation-Creating-School-Based-Interventions

In this DVD you’ll find essential tools for working with the belief systems that govern many adult-child interactions, and discover tangible ways to support adults in making positive changes:
-          Carlson and Dinkmeyer introduce the video with a brief overview of key consultation theories and the skills needed to work with “managers” of the system, including alliance building and informative psychoeducation.

-          You’ll then watch each clinician conduct a series of real consultations, ranging from meetings with individual teachers to parent-child pairs and finally, a group of five mothers. Carlson and Dinkmeyer eschew the traditional “identified patient” model so often brought to therapy, and throughout the video, they emphasize the role of the adult’s response to the child as central to effective change.


Introductory offer:

Only today save over £10 off the RRP:
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Consultation-Creating-School-Based-Interventions

Offer ends at midday on 21 September 2016.

Missed previous offers? Visit our VIP zone:
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/epages/colt5155.sf/en_GB/?ObjectPath=/Shops/colt5155/Categories/Registered_Customers

Happy viewing.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

New DVD – Windy Dryden on Perfectionism


To celebrate the beginning on a new academic year we are very pleased to present to you our brand new production:

WORKING WITH PERFECTIONISM WITH WINDY DRYDEN
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Working-with-Perfectionism

Are things never quite good enough … no matter what you do?
Do you believe that anything less than perfection is terrible?

Perfectionism is a fast-track route to unhappiness and has been strongly associated with depression and eating disorders amongst other mental health problems. Rigid standards that are impossible to meet and a strongly negative internal critic creates a toxic mix that can have a chronic pathological effect.

This DVD demonstrates bestselling author and therapist Professor Windy Dryden using CBT with a client who suffers from these very problems. Observe how he expertly guides the client to understanding how their current life strategies compound her problems and then how he guides her to a constructive route to solving them.

The structure of this DVD:
-          Consultant Clinical Psychologist Paul Grantham interviews Professor Windy Dryden on his perspective of helping clients struggling with problems relating to perfectionism. Professor Dryden shares his views and ideas on the topic mainly concentrating on the application of CBT to work with this group of clients.

-          This is then followed by an expert demonstration of the use of the principles discussed in the interview by Prof. Dryden working with in a LIVE client session with a REAL client. The session starts, unfolds and finishes in front of the viewer. Prof. Dryden does not have any additional information about the client before he starts the session.

-          After the session, Consultant Clinical Psychologist Paul Grantham interviews Professor Windy Dryden again, analysing and deconstructing key aspects of the session.


INTRODUCTORY OFFER:
Buy today with £10 off the regular price.
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Working-with-Perfectionism

Offer valid until midday 8 September 2016.

Enjoy your viewing.

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Summer sale ends on 31 August plus Price increase from 1 September

We hope you had a nice summer break and ready for a new training year.

Just want to let you know that our Summer Sale is still on – it ends on 31 August 2016.
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/epages/colt5155.sf/en_GB/?ObjectPath=/Shops/colt5155/Categories/Registered_Customers

Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase your training DVDs that come with CPD certificates at reduced prices AND AHEAD of a price increase on 1 September 2016.

As you know we distribute hundreds of training DVDs from our American partners and with change in currency exchange rates we will have to adjust our prices accordingly. This change will take place on 1 September and all DVDs from our USA colleagues will go up in price.

Beat the price increase. Order your copy now.

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

New dates for 2017 are now available for booking

Dear colleague,

Hope you had a nice summer break and ready for your new training year.

I am writing to let you know that new dates for 2016 – 2017 are now available for booking.

You can find them all here:
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/calendar.shtml

For Master Practitioner Diploma in CBT dates go here:
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/CBT_calendar.shtml

Looking forward to welcoming you on our courses.

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

VIP Summer Sale Starts Today

Today we are very happy to announce a start of our VIP SUMMER SALE.

As always – just visit our VIP Zone by clicking on the top banner or following this direct link:
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/epages/colt5155.sf/en_GB/?ObjectPath=/Shops/colt5155/Categories/Registered_Customers

Log in and enjoy the special offers that we selected for you this summer:

AMONGST THE NEW TRAINING DVDS OFFERED TODAY WITH A 50% DISCOUNT:

The Siegel-Gottman Summit: Neuroscience Meets Family Science - 6 DVD Set - 14 CPD Hours
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/The-Siegel-Gottman-Summit-Neuroscience-Meets-Family-Science

Sensory Processing Disorders in Children/Building Bridges Through Sensory Integration - 3 DVDs/6 CPD
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Sensory-Processing-Disorders-in-Children-Building-Bridges-Through-Sensory-Integration

The Neuroscience of Trauma and Effective Trauma Treatment - 4 DVD Set - 6 CPD Hours
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/The-Neuroscience-of-Trauma-and-Effective-Trauma-Treatment

The Johnson-Gottman Summit - 6 DVDs - 12 CPD Hours
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/The-Johnson-Gottman-Summit

ADHD: Executive Functioning, Life Course Outcomes & Management - 3 DVD Set - 5 CPD Hours
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/ADHD-Executive-Functioning-Life-Course-Outcomes-Management


With many more great offers in VIP ZONE!

Log in and choose – remember – all DVDs come with a CPD certificate.

Enjoy!

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Bessel van der Kolk Full Interview - Trauma Treatment: Psychotherapy for the 21st Century

We are very pleased to present to you the next instalment in Trauma Treatment: Psychotherapy for the 21st Century:

BESSEL VAN DER KOLK FULL INTERVIEW - TRAUMA TREATMENT: PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Kolk-Full-Interview-Trauma-Treatment-Psychotherapy-for-the-21st-Century

Join Linda Curran for the full one-on-one interview with trauma expert, Bessel van der Kolk. Staggeringly brilliant, yet extraordinarily personable, Dr van der Kolk shares with clinicians the current state of trauma treatment.
Gain an understanding of the research, clinical applications and the latest findings in neuroscience. Hear first-hand about the upcoming DSM-5 Diagnoses and Disorders (including the all-important - Developmental Trauma Disorder), along with the most effective and promising treatment modalities available to clinicians today.

Introductory Offer:

Save £5 off the full price today.
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Kolk-Full-Interview-Trauma-Treatment-Psychotherapy-for-the-21st-Century

OR BUY THE WHOLE “TRAUMA TREATMENT: PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY” SET:
http://www.psychotherapydvds.com/Trauma-Treatment-Psychotherapy-for-the-21st-Century-Set
5 DVDs – World Leading Experts on Trauma – currently on SPECIAL OFFER.

Enjoy!

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Save £100 on CBT Introductory Course – read on to find how

Perhaps you haven’t noticed, but we are currently offering a substantial £100 discount on our most popular

BPS APPROVED CBT INTRODUCTORY COURSE in Manchester and Birmingham:
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/cbt_seminars.php?courseid=69

Book Manchester course (7 – 9 November 2016) or Birmingham course (24 – 26 January 2017) before the end of 2016 and save £100 off the regular course price.
This is a BPS Approved Certificate Course that provides you with an excellent set of CBT skills and profound understanding of this evidence-based therapeutic approach. The course stands as a one-off training in its own right as well as an entry point for the Master Practitioner Diploma in CBT. (There is no obligation to join the Diploma after the Introductory Course).

This course is often fully booked – act quickly to avoid disappointment.
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/cbt_seminars.php?courseid=69


Quick update:

-          There are still places available on
ESSENTIAL SUPERVISION SKILLS (BPS APPROVED CERTIFICATE IN CLINICAL SUPERVISION) (2 DAYS)
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/seminars.php?courseid=114
You can still book it at the reduced price of £250 + vat.

-          Brand new “I Want To Stop Procrastinating Now” Programme still has a few places available.
Not sure whether it is for you?
Watch the video on this page – it will help you decide:
http://www.skillsdevelopment.co.uk/seminars.php?courseid=168

Looking forward to working with you on one of our courses.

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