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Imposter Syndrome: CBT and ACT Interventions
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Dr. Lillian S. Gibson
Dr. Lillian S. Gibson, MS, PhD
Mood Make-Over Expert
Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Lillian Gibson, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist often referred to as a “mood make-over” expert. She is a highly recommended c... Show More


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Course Description:
Fast forward thinkers, executives, engineers, therapists, nurses and individuals in various helping professions with years of experience often fall victim to Imposter syndrome. This condition does not discriminate against highly competent individuals from all walks of life. Imposter syndrome is often a debilitating condition where individuals are trapped in their own negative thoughts, skepticism of self, and self-doubt. Learn more about this condition and how to unleash clients from their own tombs of worry.

Despite the rapid and creative growth of the workforce, feeling stuck appears to be a common encounter many professionals face. Such feelings are often associated with not being good enough, not being smart enough, and not feeling confident in one's contributions to their work teams, employers and/or colleagues.

It's time to help individuals get unstuck and feel aligned to their strengths and talents. This webinar will be life changing for professionals who wish to uncover their confidence in their skills and hone their professional voice. It will cover effective CBT and Act interventions to overcome and even utilize Imposter Syndrome to move forward in life.
Learning Objectives:
Upon the completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Identify 3 common symptoms associated Imposter Syndrome (IS) and core elements of IS in action
  • Utilize Socratic questioning to explore imposter syndrome stuck points
  • Employ CBT and ACT treatment modalities to effectively treat imposter syndrome from an eclectic approach
  • Explore cultural dynamics of Imposter Syndrome
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    Sue, D. W., Capodilupo, C. M., Torino, G. C., Bucceri, J. M., Holder, A. M., Nadal, K. L., & Esquilin, M. (2007). Racial microaggressions in everyday life: implications for clinical practice. The American Psychologist, 62(4), 271–286. https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066X.62.4.271

    Wei, M., Liu, S., Ko, S. Y., Wang, C., & Du, Y. (2020). Impostor Feelings and Psychological Distress Among Asian Americans: Interpersonal Shame and Self-Compassion. The Counseling Psychologist, 48, 432–458.

    Wong, B. (2020, June 4). Black teen shares the rules his mom makes him follow when leaving the house. Yahoo.https://www.yahoo.com/huffpost/cameron-welch- tiktok-black-rules-005445053.html.

    Vergauwe, J., Wille, B., Feys, M., De Fruyt, F., & Anseel, F. (2015). Fear of Being Exposed: The Trait-Relatedness of the Impostor Phenomenon and its Relevance in the Work Context. Journal of Business and Psychology, 30, 565-581.
    CE Credits:
     3 CE Live Online Contact Hour(s)
    Note: Live interactive webinar is considered the same credit status as live in person by New York, Maryland and many other State boards. Please confirm with your local board.
    Core Wellness, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0569 and for mental health counselors, #MHC-0167 and for psychologists, #PSY-0236. Note: This course provides 3 Contact Hour(s) live online credits (via interactive webinar) or live in person. 
    Core Wellness, LLC is authorized by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for all programs. Our credits are accepted via reciprocity by the Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Board of Psychologists. Please verify with your board.

    ASWB ACE Approved:
    Core Wellness LLC, #1745, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Core Wellness LLC, #1745 maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 05/18/2020 to 05/18/2024. Social workers participating in this course will receive 3 continuing education credits (in person or live online).

    NBCC ACEP Approved
    Core Wellness, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7094. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Core Wellness, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

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    Core Wellness, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Core Wellness, LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
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    All times listed are EST (New York time); All prices are in USD.
    Cancellation, Policies and Refunds:
    Fee covers: Attendance, course material and CE award to those who complete the course. Registration is open until the course sells out (when this occurs, purchase option is disabled). We recommend signing up early to secure your spot and for early bird pricing. We provide a full refund upon request for cancellations submitted seven (7) calendar days before the webinar date. Cancellations received after that time frame will be granted: a transfer, credit or recorded webinar access, when available. For further questions, please see the FAQ section or contact us. In the rare event of a training cancellation, a notification and full refund (for the course fee only) will be automatically sent to you via your email on file.
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    To request an accommodation, please contact us in writing with at least 30 days prior notice and we will do our best to fulfill your request.
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    The presenter and Core Wellness hereby declare that no conflict of interest, competing interest, or commercial support for the CE program are present. Presenter receives compensation for program delivery and sales as well as sales of his/her personal books and products.


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    • Core elements of Imposter Syndrome 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Identify mental health symptoms and impacts associated with imposter syndrome 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Explore DSM-5 diagnosis associated with imposter syndrome 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • 15 Minute Break 11:30 AM - 11:45 AM
    • CBT and ACT treatment modalities 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Algorithm Basics to explore imposter syndrome stuck points and cultural dynamics of imposter syndrome 12:30 PM - 01:00 PM
    • Resources; QA 01:00 PM - 01:15 PM

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    4 Review(s)
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    Recorded Participant

    Well organized and delivered.

    Recorded Participant
    Recorded Participant

    The training was informative. Not only was I unaware of imposter syndrome not being in the DSM 5, but I was also not aware of the ways a clinician cou... Show More

    Live Participant
    Live Participant

    It was interesting to go more in depth with imposter syndrome, and how to help clients overcome anxious thoughts related to imposter syndrome.

    Mina Kirkova, LCSW-C
    Mina Kirkova, LCSW-C

    This is the most in-depth webinar presentation I have attended so far in my career as a mental health professional. I came in to this workshop not kno... Show More

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