Can I still attend if I graduate prior to the workshop?

Yes. Trainees who graduated within the same calendar year may still attend the workshop.

Is there a difference between the student workshop and the CBT for Depression and Suicide workshop?

The content presented in our Graduate Student workshop is identical to our Core workshop (CBT for Depression & Suicide). The Graduate Student workshop is different in that it is only open to graduate students, psychiatric residents, pre-doctoral interns, or post-doctoral fellows in a mental health or related field (health, education, etc.). Additionally, this workshop does not provide CEs and the cost is significantly discounted to accommodate students.

Are meals included in the cost of the workshop?

A continental breakfast, refreshments, and light snacks will be available throughout the workshop. Lunch will not be provided as part of the workshop. However, the Marriott has a restaurant and there are several eateries available within walking distance of the hotel.

Do you offer a group room rate for the workshop?

Yes. For your convenience, we have reserved rooms at the Courtyard Marriott hotel (where the workshop will be taking place). They are offering a reduced rate for participants of this workshop. To take advantage, please use this link to book your room by midnight on Friday, July 6th.

Does Beck Institute provide handouts and training materials?

Yes, Beck Institute will provide handouts to the organization 5 days in advance of the training, electronically. The organization is responsible for making hard copies of handouts and distributing handouts to participants.

Is the organization responsible for booking the speaker’s travel and lodging?

No, Beck Institute uses a travel and planning company to book faculty’s travel and lodging. Beck Institute submits expenses to the organization for reimbursement following the training.

Is the organization responsible for securing audio-visual equipment?

Yes, the organization is responsible for securing audio-visual equipment, including a computer or laptop with PowerPoint software installed, Wi-Fi, slide clicker, digital projector and screen, DVD playing capability with sound amplification, lavaliere microphone, handheld microphones for audience participation and roleplays, and a dry erase or flip board.

Is the organization responsible for securing the training space?

Yes, the organization is responsible for securing the training space.

Can a training at my organization be recorded?

No, we do not allow audio or video recordings of trainings.

Are scholarships available for organizations?

Scholarships for organizations may be available. Contact Bonnie Nicolari ( for more information.