947 Veterans Memorial Parkway
Riverside, RI 02915
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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is an empirically supported
intervention for youth with anxiety disorders. In this workshop,
participants will learn about the core elements of CBT (relaxation,
gradual exposure and systemic desensitization, exposure plus response
prevention, cognitive restructuring, problem-solving, contingency
management). Emphasis will be placed on how to make appropriate
developmental modifications, apply techniques to specific symptoms,
involve parents most effectively, and apply the treatment in different
Greta Francis PhD, ABPP
Clinical Director, Division of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Bradley
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human
Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with
the essential areas and policies of the Rhode Island Medical Society
through the joint sponsorship of Rhode Island Hospital and Bradley
Hospital. Rhode Island Hospital is accredited by the Rhode Island
Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Rhode Island Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit
commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The state of Rhode Island acknowledges CME physician credit towards a
psychologist’s continuing education requirements for licensure,
including: “Any continuing education program relevant to psychology and
sponsored or approved by the Rhode Island Medical Society, other state
medical society, or medical school (and its affiliated training
institutions) that has an American Psychology Association (APA) approved
post-doctoral program in psychology.”
CEUs for this event have been submitted, pending approval by the
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), designating this live
activity for a maximum of 3.0 continuing education credits for certified
counselors, marriage and family therapists.
This program has been approved in accordance with the Regulations of the
Rhode Island Social Work Board of Licensure, NASW authorization#
pending, for a maximum of 3.0 continuing education credits.
This continuing nursing education activity is pending approval for 3.0
contact hours through the Rhode Island State Nurses Association (RISNA),
an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s
commission on accreditation.
To request reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact the
Rhode Island Hospital CME office at 401-444-4260.