PCOMS Training


With more experience and success at PCOMS than anyone else, Dr. Barry L. Duncan and others from his team offer a variety of options to fit any agency budget. Organizations considering PCOMS implementation should review the PCOMS Readiness Checklist (see below) and watch the implementation webinar.

 PCOMS Readiness Checklist

PCOMS Self-Study Curriculum



The Training of Trainers Conference –Register Now  New Dates Coming Soon

Taking names now for a TOT sooner than January 2022. To be added to the list, email  barbarahernandez@betteroutcomesnow.com.

DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED  (24 hours of CEUs or CEs). Given COVID-19, the TOT is now totally online and offered in an 8-week course format. On 8 consecutive Tuesdays, from 6:00 to 9:00 PM Eastern (Eastern US time, Wednesdays, 9:00 AM to Noon Australian time, or Noon to 3:00 PM New Zealand time.) this intensive and totally online training experience gives you all you need to train others and implement the Partners for Change Outcome Management System (PCOMS). And it is the first step to become a Certified PCOMS Trainer. An in-depth coverage of the rationale for and research supporting PCOMS is provided as well as a thorough understanding of how to train others in the clinical nuances of using the Outcome Rating Scale (ORS) and Session Rating Scale (SRS), including use in teletherapy services. Other vital topics include data collection and management with and without Better Outcomes Now, the secrets of agency implementation, and a four-step supervisory process that ensures successful implementation while simultaneously improving outcomes.

Homework assignments and personal feedback will enhance the participants comprehension and take-home knowledge. Get everything you need to train and implement PCOMS at your organization, including all the training materials that Dr. Barry Duncan uses.

The Dr. Bob Bohanske Memorial Scholarship for Inclusion and Equity.

To apply for this 50% scholarship to the TOT for under-represented participants, email barryduncan@betteroutcomesnow.com with your contact information and how you qualify. Learn more.

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Participant’s Receive

  • Barry’s PowerPoint presentations for the whole week including a two-day annotated PowerPoint presentation to guide you through training and implementation of PCOMS;
  • The PCOMS Manual (a $99.95 value) to distribute to your agency.
  • Certificate of attendance and 24 hours of Florida CEUs for counselors, social workers, and MFTs.
  • 24 CEs for psychologists provided by the Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral Health. The Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • Extended Free Trial of Better Outcomes Now and access to client videos

Just $1,195 US for 24 hours of small group intensive training. Register now by emailing Barry at barryduncan@betteroutcomesnow.com or calling 561.239.3640. Send check to Dr. Barry L. Duncan, P.A., 816 Avon Rd., West Palm Beach, FL 33401 or register below via credit card.

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PCOMS Implementation Training

Implementation of the Partners for Change Outcome Management System (PCOMS) and Better Outcomes Now requires an ongoing organizational commitment to training, data collection, and supervisory support of front line clinicians. Customized training packages are available to fit your agency’s  needs. All trainings are available online.

Email barryduncan@betteroutcomesnow.com or barbarahernandez@betteroutcomesnow.com for more information. Training available in Spanish by Certified Trainer Barbara L. Hernandez.

Partners for Change Outcome Management System | PCOMS | Better Outcomes Now | Dr. Barry Duncan

The Training of Trainers Conference (TOT)

DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED (24 hours of CEUs or CEs). Given COVID-19, the TOT is totally online and offered in an 8-week course format. On 8 consecutive Tuesdays, from 1:00 to 4:00 PM Eastern, this intensive training experience intends to give you all you need to train others and implement the Partner for Change Outcome Management System (PCOMS). And it is the first step to become a Certified PCOMS Trainer. An in-depth coverage of the rationale for and research supporting PCOMS is provided as well as a thorough understanding of how to train others in the clinical nuances of using the ORS and SRS, including using PCOMS in teletherapy services. Other vital topics include data collection and management with and without Better Outcomes Now, the secrets of agency implementation, and a four-step supervisory process that ensures successful implementation while simultaneously improving outcomes. Homework assignments and personal feedback will enhance the participants comprehension and take-home knowledge. Get everything you need to train and implement PCOMS at your organization, including all the training materials that Dr. Barry Duncan himself uses.