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You start therapy with your go-to techniques. And your clients progress… for a while.

But progress isn't linear… and even the best therapists' strengths are tested by tough cases.

When you're lost in the weeds knowing how to use a goal-oriented, practical, and time-limited framework can make all the difference between client dropouts and success stories.

CBT is one of the most widely recognized and trusted modalities, proven for decades to provide a powerful and versatile framework to keep therapy on track with diverse problems like depression, bipolar disorder, trauma, addiction, personality disorders, and more.

This CBT Certification course equips you with practical tools and adaptable strategies that help your clients develop healthier coping skills, challenge negative thoughts, patterns, and behaviors, and foster lasting positive change. PLUS, you learn through real-client demonstrations, one-on-one expert consultations with tailored guidance, and more!

Enroll today and immerse yourself in…
  • Real-world practice that brings CBT to life through compelling case studies and client demonstrations
  • Resources you can use for your entire career — printable dialogues, worksheets, charts, graphs, and ideas for homework assignments that work
  • Over 2 hours of live intensive practice in a virtual environment with instant feedback
  • A truly personalized journey with a one-on-one expert consultant with guidance specific to your unique preferences

PLUS, enjoy the added value of FREE certification, and become an Evergreen Certified CBT Clinician (CBT-C)* so everyone can recognize your expertise and dedication.

Refine your skill set, expand your clinical expertise, and change the lives of your clients — start your life as an Evergreen Certified CBT Clinician* now!

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Certification Course
$1,506.95 Value
Register Today $999.99 — Incredible Savings!
Earn up to 29 CE Hours! Click here for Credit details.

Become Certified! Buy now to get more:
Evergreen Certifications CBT-C Badge
  • On-Demand Training with world-renowned CBT expert — Learn at your own pace (includes the educational hours needed for certification!) and join our exclusive peer forum!
  • 2 Case Consultation sessions with your choice of an Evergreen-approved CBT expert — at NO ADDITIONAL COST to you!
  • Evergreen Certified CBT Clinician (CBT-C) Certification fee is FREE with today’s purchase!*
  • Free Bonus CE Sessions — Learn more and get credit as you need it!
*Professional Standards Apply. See full certification details below.

Change your practice, change your life...
Claim your spot in this groundbreaking course and unleash the power of Cognitive Behavior Therapy to accelerate treatment outcomes and get the transformative results your clients desperately need.

Plus, when you complete this training and both of the one-on-one consultations, you’re eligible to become an Evergreen Certified CBT Clinician (CBT-C)* and add a valuable credential to your resume.

Building the Foundation and Busting CBT Myths
  • How to engage even the most challenging clients starting in session 1, including court-mandated clients and oppositional teens
  • 13 CBT myths that most therapists get wrong about Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • A handy roadmap you can follow to confidently say you understand your client’s biggest concerns… and what to do next
  • 4 shockingly simple steps to make sure your clients never "forget" their homework
  • FREE Access to the "Gold Standard" tool to assess your level of CBT proficiency — an easy tool to measure your growth and success

CBT for Depression or Anger
  • The 4 creative techniques you can use to unearth your client’s automatic thoughts, even if they’re struggling to identify the thoughts themselves
  • The hidden root of your client’s anger… and 6 simple steps to help them cope effectively
  • Why you should never START by asking for the evidence for their automatic thought (and what to do instead)
  • How some therapists unconsciously make CBT less effective for their clients (and the one reframe that instantly flips this problem on its head)

Anxiety, Suicidal Thoughts, and Bipolar Disorder
  • The newest directions in CBT research… including virtual reality, mindfulness, ACT, and more
  • How the "Risk-_______ Ratio" helps clients so dangerous/anxiety-provoking situations feel less threatening
  • Why Dr. Sokol recommends using "anti-suicide contracts" rather than outdated, ineffective safety contracts
  • The most common "suicidogenic" beliefs clients have (and how to combat them to help keep your clients safe)
  • Why using reflective delays can help clients stop impulsive, manic behaviors before they cause problems

Trauma, Substance Use Concerns, and Personality Disorders
  • How to adapt therapy to best help your clients after trauma… whether they’re "just going through the motions" or actively dissociating in session
  • When intervening after trauma can actually be MORE harmful to clients (and when the research says it’s best to jump in and do the work together)
  • Get tools for the "parking lot" analogy (a reference tool you’ll use throughout your career) for one of the biggest challenges for every personality disorder in one simple diagram
  • How you can use CBT to help clients cope with substance use urges and relapses (and how to use it with clients with other impulse control issues)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Certification Course
$1,506.95 Value
Register Today $999.99 — Incredible Savings!
Earn up to 29 CE Hours! Click here for Credit details.
Enroll Today to Get 5 FREE BONUSES (Valued at $234.98)
FREE One-on-One Consultations
Get personalized solutions tailor-made just for you! As part of your certification journey, you'll have access to TWO one-on-one consultations with a CBT expert on two of your own cases! Best of all — you get to set up the consultation sessions, on your own schedule, with an Evergreen Certifications Approved Consultant*. See more details below.

FREE CBT Certification — Good for 3 years
Share and show off your expertise with an Evergreen Certified CBT Clinician (CBT-C)* certification through Evergreen Certifications. Upon completion, you'll be able to demonstrate your advanced knowledge and aptitude in treating trauma, OCD, substance use disorders, self-injury and suicidality, ODD & conduct disorder, and more. Buy now and we'll waive your application fee!

FREE CE Session: Building Self-Esteem in Youth (includes free CE hours!)
In this bonus training, Dr. Sokol provides specific techniques to help young clients build their self-esteem and feel more confident using foundational CBT principles. You'll walk away with strategies for perfectionism, ineffective communication patterns, and building self-esteem to help clients build a healthier self-image they believe.

FREE CE Session: CBT for Couples (includes FREE CE Hours!)
Follow along in this bonus video training in which Dr. Sokol teaches you how to adapt incredibly effective CBT principles to your work with couples, also providing case examples and exercises you can use both inside and outside of sessions.

FREE eBook: Comprehensive Clinician's Guide to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Walk away with printable client handouts, session worksheets, coping cards, step-by-step plans, and activities! Get the accessible guide that will help you teach clients effective coping skills, build confidence, and eliminate self-doubt — the most crucial part of treatment. These tools will help clients become their own therapists and sustain recovery across a variety of issues, including depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, anger, substance abuse, personality disorders, PTSD, self-harm and suicidality, psychosis, and more.

Meet Your Course Expert, Dr. Leslie Sokol:

Dr. Leslie Sokol

Leslie Sokol, PhD, is a licensed psychologist and internationally recognized leader in the field of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), with almost 40 years of experience in practice, teaching, and research. She was a past Director of Education and one of the principal instructors at the internationally acclaimed Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She is one of the leading CBT speakers in the world, providing teaching and training to professional and paraprofessional groups, both nationally and internationally, on a multitude of CBT topics.

Dr. Sokol is a distinguished founding fellow of the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, was a past president, and is currently Chairman of its Credentialing Committee. She is a fellow of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) and President Elect of the International Association of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (IACBT). Dr. Sokol also served as Chairman of Behavioral Science for the Mercy Suburban Hospital and Family Practice Training Program for over 20 years. Her private practice is in Lansdale, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Sokol has coauthored numerous books and book chapters. Her most recent books include: The Comprehensive Clinicians Guide to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Teaching and Supervising Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Think Confident, Be Confident for Teens: A Cognitive Therapy Guide to Overcoming Self-Doubt and Creating Unshakable Self-Esteem; Think Confident, Be Confident: A Four-Step Program to Eliminate Doubt and Achieve Lifelong Self-Esteem; and The Think Confident, Be Confident Workbook for Teens: Activities to Help You Create Unshakable Self-Confidence and Reach Your Goals. Click here for information about Leslie Sokol.

Frequently Asked Questions About This Course

Yes! Clients are looking for you.

No therapist takes a one-size-fits-all approach. Depending on your client's presenting problem and their unique background, you tailor your approach to best fit their needs. This is why the latest research on CBT has focused on HOW to adapt the world's most proven treatment modality to a wide range of clients and concerns, making it even more effective for lowering distress quickly. Filled with the most up-to-date research, this course helps you turn theory into practice — giving you specific step-by-step insights on how to help your clients get better faster.

Yes! But, don't take our word for it! Certification has changed thousands of clinicians' careers and lives. See what a few of your colleagues have said:

  • "The certifications have provided me with career opportunities I never thought I could achieve."
    — Stephanie, LMHC
  • "Certification has really boosted my clientele. Now, I have a full practice with an extensive waiting list."
    — Jack, LPC, NCC
  • "Evergreen Certifications has changed my life by allowing me to be recognized for my work, knowledge, and expertise."
    — Liliana, LPC, NCC

Your registration fee includes 2 individual consultations to ensure you get the feedback and support you need once you start using CBT in actual sessions. You get to select your expert from a panel of Evergreen-approved advanced specialists. Want to know more about them? Contact us:

Yes! Once you register for this course — the materials, including bonus content, are yours to keep with unlimited access.

See Why Thousands of Colleagues Love This Training

"She may be the best speaker I've heard in my career — energetic, expert, professional, focused, etc."
— Brandy M., social worker

"A lot of good information was provided during this training. I hope to be able to apply the many principles to my everyday practice."
— Clifton F., psychologist

"Magnificent training! I've referred others who have purchased the course"
— Peyton W., addictions counselor

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Certification Course
$1,506.95 Value
Register Today $999.99 — Incredible Savings!
Earn up to 29 CE Hours! Click here for Credit details.
The Next Steps in Advancing Your Practice
Watch your email for your order confirmation and get instant access to all course materials, including the bonus material. Click here for course objectives and outline.
Review the course materials at your own pace and at your convenience! You'll have unlimited access to all course videos and materials online. Plus, use the PESI Mobile app to access the course content on your phone or tablet. Choose video or audio-only versions of online courses from the world's best instructors, and complete your CE requirements anywhere, anytime, at your own pace.
Instantly collaborate with other professionals on the course materials through interactive message boards. You'll be part of a community of hundreds of practitioners all focused on integrating the most effective CBT techniques, providing valuable opportunities to share insight and experiences and to build your professional network.
Complete your online CE tests and earn up to 29 CE hours! Click here for Credit details and credit details specific to your profession.

Become an Evergreen Certified CBT Clinician (CBT-C) in 4 Easy Steps:
Evergreen Certifications CBT-C Badge
Step 1: Complete all modules of the CBT Certification online course
Step 2: Complete the CE test(s) and instantly print your CE certificates.
Step 3: Complete your 2 clinical consults with an Evergreen approved CBT expert.
Step 4: Submit your certification application to Evergreen Certifications.*

This special offer includes all certification requirements!
*Click here for full certification requirements.

That's it! No hidden fees. No catch. Just certification made EASY.
*Professional standards apply. Learn more at

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Certification Course
$1,506.95 Value
Register Today $999.99 — Incredible Savings!
Earn up to 29 CE Hours! Click here for Credit details.
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