This two-day workshop will provide an in-depth presentation of strategies and core procedures used in Complicated Grief Treatment (CGT), the time-limited, targeted psychotherapy that has been tested and proven efficacious in three large NIMH-funded randomized controlled trials.
The workshop will briefly review the theoretical underpinnings of CGT and provide an introduction to the structure of the 16-session treatment protocol. Primary focus will be on the core signature techniques of this treatment including:
Aspirational goals work
*The workshop will run from 9:00am - 5:00pm on both Friday and Saturday.
Hard copy of presentation slides
Hard copy of CGT Manual
PDF of treatment tools & handouts
PDF of assessment instruments
Who should attend?
Licensed mental health professionals who want to use CGT to help bereaved people
Additional prerequisite: Attendance at a Level 1 workshop or its equivalent
If you do not meet the prerequisite requirements but are interested in participating please contact Dr. Natalia Skritskaya at email@example.com.
This program is approved for 13 continuing education contact hours by:
New York State Education Department State Board for Social Work (provider #0021)
National Association of Social Workers (approval #886737008-0)
NJ Social Workers: The NJ State Board of Social Work Examiners has approved programs at CSWE accredited institutions as a source of continuing education hours. Columbia School of Social Work is a CSWE accredited institution.
Please email the Center immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are unable to attend. Registration fees can be refunded if cancellation is made at least 5 business days prior to the workshop (cancellation must be made by Friday, February 3rd). If cancellation is not made within 5 business days, we cannot guarantee that registration can be transferred to another workshop.
Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodations to attend an event at Columbia University, please contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or email@example.com at least 5 days in advance of the event.