I am writing to inform you of a 5-day “Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
(MBCT) Professional Training” being offered at Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center, Manson’s Landing,Cortes Island, BC Canada, August 28-September 2, 2015 by Susan Woods,MSW,LICSW (http://www.slwoods.com) and myself, Mark Lau, PhD,
RPsych(http://www.vancouvercbt.ca/staff/dr_lau.html) with Andrea Grabovac,MD,FRCPC.
This 5 day professional retreat-training lays the foundation for the MBCT training process and is one of the requirements for MBCT Teacher Qualification/Certification (http://mbpti.org/mbct-teacher-qualification-and-certification/).
Recommended experiences to develop competency and best practice skills as an MBCT teacher also include the following; sustaining a personal mindfulness meditation practice, participation in an 8 week MBCT group, supervised co-facilitation and ongoing clinical supervision.
Please note that Canadian specialist physicians completing this training program are eligible for 25 section 2 credits of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Maintenance of Certification Program.
For more details on this workshop and how to register, please go to https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct-professional-training/
Phone: 800.933.6339 x232,
Mark Lau, Ph.D., R.Psych
CACBT-ACTCC-Certified in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Vancouver CBT Centre
302-1765 West 8th Ave.