• Cognitive Behavioral Therapy


Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

APRIL 9, 2021 | 9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Deadline for registration is April 8

Approved for 3 Continuing Education Hours

This training is approved for CE for social workers, counselors, and marriage and family therapists in the state of Ohio. This training is approved for chemical dependency counselors in domain C2.

Level of Course | 300 Advanced

This training offers a basic understanding of how CBT strategies can support neuroplasticity and healing from various mental health disorders. Using a mixture of lecture, discussion, and Q & A, the training will introduce core concepts of CBT. Practical examples of how to utilize common CBT tools with clients will be incorporated. Course participants will be able to ask questions via webinar chat during the Q&A portion of the course.


  1. Develop an understanding of how CBT is used to support neuroplasticity.
  2. Introduce core concepts of CBT.
  3. Practice with common CBT tools that can be utilized with clients.


  • 9:00am – Education about the brain as it relates to CBT (lecture)
  • 10:00am – Introduction to core CBT concepts (lecture, Q & A)
  • 11:00am – Break
  • 11:15am – Introduction to common CBT tools used with clients (interactive lecture, discussion), Q & A.
  • 12:15pm – Close

Participants are required to stay logged-in for the Q&A portion of the training for successful completion, as it is part of the educational portion of this course.

Presented by Arianna Galligher, LISW-S

Associate Director of the STAR Trauma Recovery Center

Arianna Galligher, LISW-S is the Associate Director of the STAR Trauma Recovery Center and Partial Hospitalization & Intensive Outpatient Programs at OSU Harding Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She has an extensive clinical background across multiple settings, serving both adolescents and adults. She earned her master’s degree in Social Work in 2005 at Ohio State University where she also currently teaches part-time. Years spent working with people living with HIV/AIDS, trauma survivors, women, youth, and the LGBTQ community have served to reinforce the importance of humor, compassion, empowerment, honesty, diversity, individual expression, and community building in her work.


Evaluations will be distributed within 24 hours after the training via email. You will receive a link where you can submit the completed evaluation. Evaluations must be completed to receive CE credits. Certificates will be available to download once the once the evaluation is received.

We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. You may request an accommodation or inquire about accessibility as part of the Zoom registration process. Please contact us at cswce@osu.edu should you need further assistance.



Register For 4/9 Training Here

Deadline for registration is April 8

Generously funded by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.

The Ohio State University, College of Social Work is an approved provider for the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist (CSWMFT) Board. Provider Number: RCST111747

The Ohio State University College of Social Work is an approved provider for The Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. Provider Number: 50-24068