Cancelled: Behavioral Activation Training for Geriatric Depression

This 2-day program will provide clinical training specific to the evidence-based cognitive therapy of Behavioral Activation. Participants will hear brief lecture-demonstrations and follow with group work and case study time. The purpose is to provide hands-on experience in skills to provide behavioral activation for geriatric depression.

At a glance

What: Cancelled: Behavioral Activation Training for Geriatric Depression

When: WTh, Oct 15-16, 9am-4pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Cost: $275.00 | 11.0 hours = 1.10 CEUs

Registration Closed

For additional information, contact
Suzanna Waters Castillo: 608-263-3174

Aging & Long-Term Care website
Keynote Speaker Academic Profile

Behavioral Activation with a Therapist Role Play: Orientation

Behavioral activation is a leading cognitive-behavioral and evidence-based therapy for geriatric depression. This seminar, facilitated by clinicians and leading experts Dr. Dolores Gallagher-Thompson and Dr. Larry Thompson, will help you understand the fundamental skills and basis of behavioral activation.

You will learn:

  • The cognitive-behavioral basis of behavioral activation
  • Evidence-based research on behavioral activation as an effective treatment for geriatric depression
  • The fundamental steps and skills applied in application of behavioral activation
  • How to apply behavioral activation and practice the techniques via role play and review of case studies