Foundations in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (Live Online)

  • Formats:

    Live Online

  • Duration:

    24 hours

  • Registration Fee:


Start Date

Live Online

Part Time: Dates to be announced

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Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) is an evidence-based effective therapeutic model widely used in treating mental health disorders such as depression and anxiety. In this course, students will explore Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and its historical and theoretical underpinnings. Students will understand the interventions and techniques used that assist in creating mental health and wellbeing.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Explain the principles of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Identify the theoretical concepts of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Explain the historical context of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Differentiate between Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and other therapies used to treat mental health disorders
  • Identify the commonly used interventions in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Outline the relationship-building process when working with clients
  • Explore the concept of practice-based evidence
  • Create a treatment plan for depression and anxiety
  • Identify the process of skill-building with clients


Live Online

Part Time:

  • Dates to be announced
    • Students must devote at least 3 hours per week to attend live webinars
    • Outside of live instructional periods, students will be expected to take part in various independent and/or group activities

Required Materials

  • Learning Cognitive-Behavior Therapy: An Illustrated Guide, 2nd Ed. Authors: Jesse Wright, Gregory Brown, Michael Thase, Monica Ramirez Basco. Publisher: American Psychiatric Association Publishing (2017). Print ISBN: 9781615370184
  • Mind Over Mood: Change How You Feel By Changing the Way You Think. Authors: Dennis Greenberger & Christine Padesky. Publisher: The Guildford Press. ISBN :9781462520428


The registration fee for this course is $899.

Technical Requirements

Live Online Students

Ashton College uses web conferencing tools for conducting online classes and online learning management systems for managing resources, assignments, and grades. These tools help instructors and students connect live online as well as asynchronously. The basic requirements for online learning include a computer, webcam, speakers, and a microphone or a headset and headphones, along with a reliable internet connection. Though online learning can be pursued using smartphones and tablets, the use of laptops or desktop computers is encouraged for an enhanced learning experience.


This course does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, it was not reviewed.

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