CBT TRAINING

We are proud to offer training workshops to mental health professionals on a range of topics related to CBT and other empirically-validated treatments, delivered by international experts in their field.

Please visit our training website, The Vancouver CBT Training Centre, for information about our latest and upcoming workshops.

 

 

MBCT Professional Training Programs and Workshops offered by Mark Lau

Dr. Lau regularly provides workshops on Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) both nationally and internationally.

Below are a list of upcoming presentations provided by Dr. Lau:

2017

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Professional Training
A five-day professional training
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych & Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
August 27-September 1, 2017
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada
https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct/

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Professional Training
A six-day professional training
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych, Thorsten Barnhofer with Marion Pahlen and Britta Hölzel
May 22-28, 2017
Bad Kohlgrub, Germany
http://www.arbor-seminare.de/mbct-teacher-training-english

2016

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy - Introducing MBCT in your Clinical Work.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Friday, November 25, 2016
UBC Continuing Studies
Vancouver, BC, Canada
https://cstudies.ubc.ca/courses/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-introducing-mbct-your-clinical-work/lc707

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy: From Theory to Practice.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Thursday, October 13, 2016
17th Annual Meeting of the United Nations Staff/Stress Counselors Special Interest Group
Athens, Greece

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy to Prevent Physician Burnout
A 2.5 hour workshop for members of the Vancouver Division of Family Practice
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Thursday, September 29, 2016
The Arbutus Club, 2001 Nanton Ave., Vancouver, BC

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Professional Training
A five-day professional training
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych with Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
August 28-September 2, 2016
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada

https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct/

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy - Introducing MBCT in your Clinical Work.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Friday, June 17, 2016
UBC Continuing Studies
Vancouver, BC, Canada

https://cstudies.ubc.ca/courses/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-introducing-mbct-your-clinical-work/lc707

So you are thinking of using mindfulness meditation with your clients? How to introduce and support mindfulness meditation in therapy.
A 2-hour Master Clinician Workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
77th Annual Canadian Psychological Association Conference
Victoria, BC, Canada

http://www.cpa.ca/convention/

When the Going Gets Tough in CBT, Get Mindfulness! Individual Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy.
A one-day pre-convention workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
77th Annual Canadian Psychological Association Conference
Victoria, BC, Canada

http://www.cpa.ca/convention/

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy: From Theory to ‘Practice’
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
BC Post-Secondary Counsellors' Association Annual Conference
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy:  From Theory to Practice.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Friday, April 8, 2016
British Columbia Psychological Association
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada

http://www.psychologists.bc.ca/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=143

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy - Introducing MBCT in your Clinical Work.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Saturday, March 5, 2016
UBC Continuing Studies
Vancouver, BC, Canada

https://cstudies.ubc.ca/courses/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-introducing-mbct-your-clinical-work/lc707

2015

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT).
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Saturday, November 21, 2015
UBC Continuing Studies
Vancouver, BC, Canada

https://cstudies.ubc.ca/courses/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct/lc707

When the going gets tough in CBT, get mindfulness! Mindfulness in individual CBT.
Institute 5: 1:00-6:00pm; Salon A3
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
November 12, 2015
49th Annual Conference of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Chicago, IL, USA

http://www.abct.org/conv2015/
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: From Theory to Practice.  
A 4-hour pre-conference workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych & Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
September 30, 2015
65th Canadian Psychiatric Association Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency Vancouver - Vancouver, BC, Canada

http://www.cpa-apc.org/browse/documents/92

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Professional Training
A five-day professional training
Susan Woods, MSW, LCSW & Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych with Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
August 28-September 2, 2015
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada

https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct-professional-training/

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT).
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
June 19, 2015
UBC Continuing Studies
Vancouver, BC, Canada

https://cstudies.ubc.ca/courses/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct/lc707

When the going gets tough in CBT, get mindfulness! Mindfulness in individual CBT.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
June 1, 2015
Montreal, QC, Canada
L’Institute de formation en thérapie comportmental & cognitive

http://iftcc.com/Formation.aspx?id=2056

2014

When the going gets tough in CBT, get mindfulness! Mindfulness in individual CBT.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
April 10, 2014
BABCP 2014 Spring Workshops & Conference
King's College London, UK

http://www.babcpconference.com/spring_2014/index_spring_2014.htm

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT): New Developments in Theory and Practice.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
June 20, 2014
UBC Continuing Studies
Vancouver, BC, Canada

http://cstudies.ubc.ca/a/Course/Mindfulness-Based-Cognitive-Therapy-MBCT/LC707/

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Professional Training
A five-day professional training
Susan Woods, MSW, LCSW & Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych with Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
August 24-29, 2014
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada

http://www.hollyhock.ca/cms/Mindfulness-Based-Cognitive-Therapy.html

2013

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy:  From Theory to Practice.
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
Feb. 24-Mar. 3, 2013
16th International Continuing Professional Development Conference, Canadian Psychiatric Association

http://www.cpa-apc.org/browse/documents/93

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy, 2nd Edition: A Clinical and Research Update
A one-day workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych  & Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
May 8, 2013
The 1st International Conference on Mindfulness (ICM)
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

http://ahwinstitute.com/first-international-conference-on-mindfulness/preliminary-program

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy:  From Theory to Practice.
A one-day 6-hour workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
June 8, 2013
Holiday Inn, Vancouver, BC, Canada

http://www.vancouvercbttraining.ca/mindful_ct_depr_fttp.html

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy:  From Theory to Practice.
A one-day pre-convention workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
June 12, 2013
74th Annual Canadian Psychological Association Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

http://www.cpa.ca/convention/

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy:  A Clinical Update
A 2.5 hour workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
July 12, 2013
Adult Psychopathology Institute, University of Southern Maine
Portland, Maine, USA

http://www.usm.maine.edu/summer/adult-psychopathology-institute

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Training.
A four-day professional training
Susan Woods, MSW, LCSW & Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
July 18-22, 2013
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada
www.hollyhock.ca

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy, 2nd Edition: A Clinical and Research Update.
Full Day Institute
Zindel.V. Segal, PhD & Mark A. Lau, PhD
November 21, 2013
47th Annual Conference of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Nashville, TN, USA

http://www.abct.org/Conv2013/

2012

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy:  From Theory to Practice.
A one-day, 6-hour workshop
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych & Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
April 25, 2012
2012 Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology Annual Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada

http://www.capo.ca/conferenceevents/capo-conference/

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Training.
A four-day professional training
Susan Woods, MSW, LCSW & Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
July 5-8, 2012
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada
www.hollyhock.ca

2011

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy.
A 5-day professional training for the prevention of depression relapse
Zindel.V. Segal, PhD, Susan Woods, MSW, LCSW, Mark A. Lau, PhD, & Alice Clark, PhD
Omega Institute
150 Lake Drive, Rhinebeck, N.Y., USA

http://eomega.org

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Training.
A four-day professional training
Susan Woods, MSW, LCSW & Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
September 29 –October 2, 2011
Hollyhock Educational Retreat Center
Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, BC, Canada
www.hollyhock.ca

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy, Part A & B
A 6-hour workshop presented over two days
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych & Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC
October 13-14, 2011
2011 Canadian Psychiatric Association Annual Conference
The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver and the
Hyatt Regency Vancouver - Vancouver, BC, Canada

http://www.cpa-apc.org/browse/documents/92

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy and the Prevention of Depression. 
Clinical Grand Rounds
Mark A. Lau, PhD, RPsych
November 12, 2011
45th Annual Conference of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Sheraton Hotel - Toronto, ON, Canada

http://www.abct.org/Conv2011/