Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia workshop - Brisbane

For the first time, Australian health professionals have an opportunity to spend two days with the world-leading experts in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I), Michael Perlis and Donn Posner.

 

Insomnia is Australia’s largest sleep disorder with up to 33% of the population reporting regular difficulty going to sleep or staying asleep. CBT-I not only treats insomnia, but it can also improve conditions that co-occur such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, chronic pain, and other behavioural and medical disorders.

CBT-I is an invaluable addition to every clinician’s toolbox to help address a range of physical and mental health problems.

Spend two days in Brisbane straight after Sleep DownUnder learning from the world leaders, understanding the basics and refining your skills in applying them to your clinical practice. These workshops are open to all health professionals as well as students in health disciplines. 

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Outcomes

This course will teach participants the key skills in CBT-I, allowing increased patient to access this gold-standard treatment for insomnia.

On completion, participants will be equipped to:

  • Accurately assess patients experiencing chronic insomnia
  • Plan treatments tailored to each individual patient
  • Support patients through the treatment process 
  • Troubleshoot barriers to successful treatment and insufficient progress.

Cost

The registration fee for the two-day workshop for ASA and APS members is $750 for registrations completed by 7 September and $990 for registrations from 8 September. The non-member fee is $1265 for registrations completed by 7 September and $1430 for registrations from 8 September. All prices include GST.
 
APS members should check the APS Event Finder listing for the code to access their member discount.
 
Additional discounts are available for ASA and APS members who are full-time students, registrars or trainees. Check your association emails or contact the ASA office before registering for discount codes to access these special rates.
 
Places are strictly limited - register now!
 
Registration also includes a light breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on both days.
 
To register you will need to log in with your member details, or create an account on this website if you're not an ASA member.
 
 Please note:
  • You will need to finalise your registration through the shopping cart.
  • Registrations will close on Wednesday 9 November (5pm AEST) or when the capacity limit has been reached.
  • Enquiries about this course should be directed to Faiz Shariff.

Cancellation policy

Should you need to cancel your registration for any reason, you may reassign your registration to another person. Please notify us of the replacement delegate's name and contact details by telephone (02 9920 1968) or email ([email protected]).

For cancellations received before 4 November 2022, ASA will refund 100% of the registration fee minus a handling fee of AU$50 per cancelled registration. Credit will not be given for unattended events or early termination of the attendee's participation. There will be no refunda on cancellations received after 4 November 2022.

Dates:  8am-5pm, 12-13 November 2022

Venue: Karstens Brisbane, Level 24, 215 Adelaide St, Brisbane QLD 4000

 

When
11/12/2022 8:00 AM - 11/13/2022 5:00 PM
E. Australia Standard Time
Sign in or create an account to register Registration ends 11/9/2022 5:00 PM
E. Australia Standard Time
 
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