A number of large longitudinal studies concluded that cognitive behavioral interventions in individuals under criminal justice supervision were more effective in reducing further criminal behavior than any other intervention.
This course presents an in-depth review of the theory and practice of cognitive behavioral therapy.
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
- Understand the rationale for use of cognitive behavioral interventions;
- Apply practical skills in cognitive behavioral therapy in individuals under criminal justice supervision;
- Utilize cognitive behavioral therapy for relapse prevention;
- Combine cognitive behavioral approaches with other compatible interventions (MI, MET).