CBT as a Coach: Coaching vs Therapy

Joeel & Natalie Rivera
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In this lecture we will go over CBT as a coach and the difference between coaching and therapy. Understanding the difference between the two is essential and mandatory as a coach both ethically and legally. 

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CBT Cognitive Behavior Life Coach Certification: Accredited

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05:38:42 of on-demand video • Updated June 2020

  • Become a Certified Cognitive Behavioral Coach
  • Use CBT to empower your clients to take their power back
  • Use CBT to help your clients get unstuck and overcome procrastination
  • Use CBT to help clients stop feeling out of control
  • Use CBT to teach clients how they can control their thoughts, emotions, and reactions
  • Use CBT to help clients make hard decisions
  • Use CBT to help clients stop self-sabotaging thoughts and behaviors
  • Use CBT to help clients overcome fear that’s holding them back
  • Use CBT to help clients tame their inner critic
  • Use CBT to help clients stop incessant worrying and minimize anxiety
  • Use CBT to help clients stop negative thinking and feel more optimistic
English [Auto] So now I want to quickly talk about how do you CBT as a coach and how Reid differs from therapy. See there are similarities between therapies and coaches for instance both work on one on one with Cline's and an ongoing relationship to really better and improve their lives. In addition CERN's Locog psychological principles and therapeutic frameworks including CBT are really used both by therapists and coaches in order to really facilitate a positive life change and transform people's lives. How there are clear boundaries that exist between Coachy and therapy and these are very very important. So due to legal obligations and requirements for practicing therapy including a master's degree and licensing mental health counselors and therapy is really focus and treat anxiety depression mental illness and really help quite process past trauma while really a life coach's role is different. And they never really truly addressed these issues. The role of Life Coaching is most simplest form is to really facilitate a kind of reflection decision making planning for the future and taking action steps to really create a life changing results. The life coaches are not licensed health care providers for therapists and must not provide medical advice engage in diagnosing your clients or really practice therapy. So CBT stands for cognitive behavioral therapy. CBT is psychotherapeutic tools used by therapists to treat anxiety depression or other psychological conditions where CBT is being taught in this training program is important to understand that the difference between life coaching and therapy although this is a CBT cognitive behavior life coach certification coaches taking this training program will not be able to conduct therapy itself. The life coaches could use CBT as a powerful tool for helping clients overcome limiting thoughts and behaviors that really hold them back from accomplishing their goals in their lives. However life coach was not you see beauty in attempts of treating kind through our experience and anxiety post-traumatic stress disorder depression or other mental illnesses. This should be left with people who are equipped to really handle these situations. So in fact if a kind display symptoms of anxiety depression or mental illness. Life coaches are obligated to really refer Kyser appropriate licensed professional. So under no circumstances should a life coach refer to themselves as a therapist. Refer to what they do as therapy or practice as a mental health counselor or therapist. So please review the attached disclaimer before proceeding with this program to reassure you're aware of and are acting in accordance with the liability and appropriate use of CBT as presented in this program. Thank you.