Digital CBT for psychosis * Moderator: Amy Hardy

  1. Actissist: Active Assistance for Psychological Therapy


BST (1+GMT) 18:00-18:10 Sandra Bucci (presenter)

  1. Virtual-reality-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy


BST (1+GMT) 18:10 – 18:20 Roos Pot-Kolder (presenter), Chris Geraets, Wim Veling, Marije van Beilen, Anton Staring, Harm Gijsman, Philippe Delespaul, Mark van der Gaag

Interpretation. Our results suggest that the addition of VR-CBT to standard treatment can reduce paranoid ideation and momentary anxiety in patients with a psychotic disorder.

  1. EMPOWER: a feasibility cluster randomised controlled trial blending smartphone technology with peer support


BST (1+GMT) 18:20 – 18:30 Andrew Gumley, presenter on behalf of the EMPOWER Study Team, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, U.K.

  1. Context-Aware CBT-Informed Apps (CBT2go) Targeting Defeatist Beliefs Can Improve Psychosocial Intervention Outcomes in Serious Mental Illness


BST (1+GMT) 18:30 – 18:40 Eric Granholm (presenter), Jason Holden, Peter Link, Dimitri Perivoliotis, and Colin Depp


BST (1+GMT) 18:40-18:50 Discussion

 BST (1+GMT) 18:50 – 19:00 BREAK



BST (1+GMT) 19:00 – 19:55

Panel discussion on global implementation of CBTp

* Moderator Tony Morrison

Panellists: Alison Brabban (UK), Sarah Kopelovic (USA), Tania Lincoln (GER), Sally Riggs (USA), Tonnie Staring (NL)


BST (1+GMT) 19:55 – 20:05 BREAK

Experts by experience: insider insights

* Moderator Eleanor Longden

  1. A constructivist process evaluation of the EMPOWER trial


BST (1+GMT) 20:05 – 20:15 Stephanie Allen (presenter)


  1. The CRISIS Project: Coproducing a crisis-focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for psychosis in Inpatient settings


BST (1+GMT) 20:15 – 20:25 Patrick Nyikavaranda (presenter) and Lisa Wood



  1. CBT and Family Intervention for young people with experience of psychosis – MAPS+


BST (1+GMT) 20:25 – 20:35 Rory Byrne (presenter)

BST (1+GMT) 20:35 – 20:45 Discussion 

BST (1+GMT) 20:45 – 21:00

Discussants of the Day: Lucia Valmaggia and Neil Thomas


BST (1+GMT) 21:00-22:00 Meet each other in the wonder space. You should use Chrome, Microsoft Edge or Firefox as browser for the wonder space!