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Stress at Christmas Workshop
7, December 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm GMT
This introductory session is aimed at people who are experiencing increased levels of stress, particularly around Christmas time and who want to understand and learn ways of managing this feeling using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). We recommend attending the full session to gain the maximum benefit from this treatment.
Christmas can be a stressful time for many people and that stress can sometimes become overwhelming and affect our mood. This taught course aims to give individuals some tools and techniques to manage this stressful period and beyond.
Topics covered include:
- Using CBT to understand how our thoughts, behaviours, physical sensations and emotions all interlink and effect each other
- Identifying potential triggers and causes of stress
- Introducing techniques to manage our stress levels
- Managing the expectations we set ourselves and others
This is a taught course designed to introduce practical strategies to manage your mood, run in a group format, so although there will be some group discussion about the techniques and examples it is up to you how much or how little you choose to take part. We recommend attending the whole session to fully benefit, please discuss with the course facilitators if you have any concerns or see the course FAQ’s on our website.
- Please note: You must be booked onto a course to attend. You are welcome to bring a friend or relative for support, but they must also be booked onto the course due to limited spaces.
L & D, Devizes
Please note: There is ample parking on the right as you enter the hospital site, with a second car park further down if needed. The Learning and Development Building is the first building on the right past the first car park.
Wiltshire IAPT Service psycho-educational courses are only available for people who are over the age of 16 and registered with a GP in Wiltshire (excluding Swindon area). Courses can be booked by using the online booking form* below, or over the phone by contacting the Wiltshire IAPT Service on 01380 731335. All our courses are released for booking 4 weeks before the start date - Bookings received before the 4 week window cannot be processed.
Our admin team are available weekdays, 9am-5pm and will be happy to assist you in booking on to your chosen course and answer any questions you may have. 01380 731335
*Please be advised using the online booking form does not guarantee a place on a course. A member of the admin team will contact you if the course is no longer available and we will do all we can to accommodate your request.