Office of Professional and Educational Development

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety

Location: Faculty of Medicine, St. John's

Date: 29 - 30 May 2020



Location: TBD

MUN Faculty of Medicine’s Office of Professional & Educational Development is pleased to present a CBT for Anxiety workshop at the Faculty of Medicine in St. John’s on Friday, May 29 & Saturday, May 30, 2020. Please join us and you’ll learn a marvellous set of ultra-brief techniques to help patients overcome the full spectrum of anxiety disorders, including chronic worry, excessive shyness, phobias, panic, PTSD, repetitive behaviors (e.g., skin picking & nail-biting), OCD, and health anxiety (“hypochondriasis” until DSM-5). Workshop hours are 9:00am–4:30pm, with breaks at 10:30am & 2:30pm, and a complimentary lunch each day at 12:00pm.

Head instructor Greg Dubord, MD is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, and the prime developer of medical CBT. He has presented over 500 workshops (including over 50 for the CFPC) and is a University of Toronto CME Teacher of the Year. Assistant faculty includes MUN’s Behavioural Medicine Coordinator Stephen Darcy, MD, FCFP and Roxanne Cooper, MD, CCFP.

The CFPC has certified this three credits-per-hour Group Learning program for 36.0 Mainpro+ credits.

Earlybird tuition is $895.00 for physicians, $695.00 for allied health, and $495.00 for residents. The earlybird deadline is April 30.

Register now at & save $300.

“Powerfully useful tools for patient care—and for self-care.”
Michael Malus, MD, CCFP, FCFP
Chief, Department of Family Medicine
Jewish General Hospital, McGill University

“A very enjoyable workshop, and highly impactful.”
Shusmita Dhar, MD
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Harvard University Medical School

The Office of Professional and Educational Development (OPED), Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME), a subcommittee of the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS). This standard allows OPED to assign credits for educational activities based on the criteria established by The College of Family Physicians of Canada, and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.