Workshops & Events

Workshop: “An Integrative Cognitive Behavioral Approach to Treatment-Interfering Behavior” by C. Alec Pollard, Ph.D.




9:00 am - 12:00 pm

*Although offered online, this webinar qualifies for 3 “Live” CE credits because there will be interaction with the speaker.


Despite the availability of evidence-based psychotherapies for anxiety and mood disorders, some individuals do not adequately respond to treatment. In many cases, poor response to therapy is the result of failure to address treatment-interfering behavior (TIB). This workshop will describe a therapeutic approach developed at Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute’s Center for OCD and Anxiety-Related Disorders called Treatment Readiness Therapy (TRT). The presenter, Alec Pollard, Ph.D., will describe the assumptions and components of TRT and demonstrate how to develop interventions specifically designed to help patients modify TIB. The workshop will include lecture, slides, demonstrations, and case examples.

Webinar: Zoom link will be sent to registrants the evening before or the morning of event. (NOTE: Please stay on Zoom after the event concludes to fill out an evaluation to receive CE credit.)

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Members Get Discounts On All Events.

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Members Get Discounts On All Events.

Plus directory access and many other benefits.