Cognitive Behavior Therapy: Applying Empirically Supported Techniques in Your Practice / Edition 2

Hardcover (Print)
Rent from
(Save 75%)
Est. Return Date: 06/18/2015
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $67.10
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 29%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (10) from $67.10   
  • New (8) from $67.10   
  • Used (2) from $78.80   


Proven to be highly effective for the treatment of a wide range of problems, cognitive-behavior therapy is the most widely used psychotherapeutic technique. Building on the success of the previous edition, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Second Edition presents specific direction for cognitive behavior therapy techniques. Fully updated and expanded, this edition contains contributions from world-renowned experts on problems including smoking cessation, stress management, and classroom management. Its step-by-step illustrations create a hands-on reference of vital cognitive-behavioral therapy skills. This reference is essential for psychologists, counselors, and social workers.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470227787
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/9/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 672
  • Sales rank: 645,037
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 2.00 (d)

Meet the Author

WILLIAM T. O'DONOHUE, PHD, is Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Nevada, Reno, and a licensed clinical psychologist widely recognized in the field for his knowledge of empirically supported cognitive behavior therapies. He has edited over twenty books, written thirty-five book chapters, and published more than seventy-five articles in scholarly journals.

JANE E. FISHER, PHD, is Professor of Psychology and former director of clinical training at the University of Nevada, Reno. Her research interests include aging and behavioral health, applied behavior analysis, and the integration of evidence-based behavioral healthcare in primary and long-term care settings.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents




1 Introduction (William O’Donohue and Jane E. Fisher).

2 Psychological Acceptance (James D. Herbert, Evan M. Forman, and Erica L. England).

3 Anger (Negative Impulse) Control (Brad Donohue, Kendra Tracy, and Suzanne Gorney).

4 Assertiveness Skills and the Management of Related Factors (Melanie P. Duckworth).

5 Attribution Change (Rebecca S. Laird and Gerald I. Metalsky).

6 Behavioral Activation for Depression (Christopher R. Martell).

7 Response Chaining (W. Larry Williams and Eric Burkholder).

8 Behavioral Contracting (Ramona Houmanfar, Kristen A. Maglieri, Horacio R. Roman, and Todd A. Ward).

9 Bibliotherapy Utilizing CBT (Negar Nicole Jacobs).

10 Breathing Retraining and Diaphragmatic Breathing Techniques (Holly Hazlett-Stevens and Michelle G. Craske).

11 Classroom Management (Steven G. Little and Angeleque Akin-Little).

12 Cognitive Defusion (Jason B. Luoma and Steven C.Hayes).

13 Cognitive Restructuring of the Disputing of Irrational Beliefs (Albert Ellis).

14 Cognitive Restructuring: Behavioral Tests of Negative Cognitions (Keith S. Dobson and Kate E. Hamilton).

15 Communication/Problem-Solving Skills Training (Pamella H. Oliver and Gayla Margolin).

16 Compliance with Medical Regimens (Elaine M. Heiby and Maxwell R. Frank).

17 Contingency Management Interventions (Claudia Drossel, Christina G. Garrison-Diehn, and Jane E. Fisher).

18 Daily Behavior Report Cards: Home–School Contingency Management Procedures (Mary Lou Kelley and Jennette L. Palcic).

19 Dialectics in Cognitive and Behavior Therapy (Armida Rubio Fruzzetti and Alan E. Fruzzetti).

20 Differential Reinforcement of Low-Rate Behavior (Mark Alavosius, Joseph Dagen, and William D. Newsome).

21 Differential Reinforcement of Other Behavior and Differential Reinforcement of Alternative Behavior (Michele D. Wallace and Adel C. Najdowski).

22 Directed Masturbation: a Treatment of Female Orgasmic Disorder (Stephanie Both and Ellen Laan).

23 Distress Tolerance (Michael P. Twohig and Katherine A. Peterson).

24 Emotion Regulation (Alan E. Fruzzetti, Wendy Crook, Karen M. Erikson, Jung Eun Lee, and John M. Worrall).

25 Encopresis: Biobehavioral Treatment (Patrick C. Friman, Jennifer Resetar, and Kim DeRuyk).

26 Expressive Writing (Jenna L.Baddeley and James W. Pennebaker).

27 Flooding (Lori A. Zoellner, Jonathan S. Abramowitz, Sally A. Moore, and David M. Slagle).

28 Experimental Functional Analysis of Problem Behavior (James E. Carr, Linda A. LeBlanc, and Jessa R. Love).

29 Functional Communication Training to Treat Challenging Behavior (V. Mark Durand and Eileen Merges).

30 Functional Self-Instruction Training to Promote Generalized Learning (Frank R. Rusch and DouglasKostewicz).

31 Group Interventions (Claudia Drossel).

32 Habit Reversal Training (Amanda Nicolson Adams, Mark A. Adams, and Raymond G. Miltenberger).

33 Harm Reduction (Arthur W. Blume and G. Alan Marlatt).

34 Putting It on the Street: Homework in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Patricia Robinson).

35 The Prolonged CS Exposure Techniques of Implosive (Flooding) Therapy (Donald J. Levis).

36 Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia (Wilfred R. Pigeon and Michael L. Perlis).

37 Interoceptive Exposure for Panic Disorder (John P. Forsyth, Tiffany Fusè, and Dean T. Acheson).

38 Live (In Vivo) Exposure (Holly Hazlett-Stevens and Michelle G. Craske).

39 Applications of the Matching Law (John C. Borrero, Michelle A. Frank, and Nicole L. Hausman).

40 Mindfulness Practice (Sona Dimidjian and Marsha M. Linehan).

41 Moderate Drinking Training for Problem Drinkers (Frederick Rotgers).

42 Multimodal Behavior Therapy (Arnold A. Lazarus).

43 Positive Psychology: A Behavioral Conceptualization and Application to Contemporary Behavior Therapy (Alyssa H. Kalata and Amy E. Naugle).

44 Motivational Interviewing (Eric R. Levensky, Brian C. Kersh, Lavina L. Cavasos, and J. Annette Brooks).

45 Noncontingent Reinforcement as a Treatment for Problem Behavior (Timothy R. Vollmer and Carrie S. W. Borrero).

46 Pain Management (Robert J. Gatchel and Richard C. Robinson).

47 Parent Training (Kevin J. Moore and Gerald R. Patterson).

48 Self-Efficacy Interventions: Guided Mastery Therapy (Walter D. Scott and Daniel Cervone).

49 Positive Attention (Stephen R. Boggs and Sheila M. Eyberg).

50 Problem-Solving Therapy (Arthur M. Nezu, Christine Maguth Nezu, and Mary McMurran).

51 Punishment (David P. Wacker, Jay Harding, Wendy Berg, Linda J. Cooper-Brown, and Anjali Barretto).

52 Rapid Smoking (Elizabeth V. Gifford and Deacon Shoenberger).

53 Relapse Prevention (Kirk A. B. Newring, Tamara M. Loverich, Cathi D. Harris, and Jennifer Wheeler).

54 Relaxation (Kyle E. Ferguson and Rachel E. Sgambati).

55 Response Prevention (Martin E. Franklin, Deborah A. Ledley and Edna B. Foa).

56 Satiation Therapy (CrissaDraper).

57 Identifying and Modifying Maladaptive Schemas (Cory F. Newman).

58 Self-Management (Lynn P. Rehm and Jennifer H. Adams).

59 Safety Training/Violence Prevention Using the SafeCare Parent Training Model (Daniel J. Whitaker, Dan Crimmins, Anna Edwards, and John R. Lutzker).

60 Self-Monitoring as a Treatment Vehicle (Kathryn L. Humphreys, Brian P. Marx, and Jennifer M. Lexington).

61 Sensate Focus (Lisa Regev and Joel Schmidt).

62 Shaping (Kyle E. Ferguson and Kim Christiansen).

63 Social Skills Training (Chris Segrin).

64 Squeeze Technique for the Treatment of Premature Ejaculation (Claudia Avina).

65 Stimulus Control (Alan Poling and Scott T. Gaynor).

66 Stimulus Preference Assessment (Jane E. Fisher, Jeffrey A. Buchanan, and Stacey Cherup-Leslie).

67 Stress Inoculation Training (Donald Meichenbaum).

68 Stress Management Intervention (Victoria E. Mercer).

69 Systematic Desensitization (Lara S. Head and Alan M. Gross).

70 Think-Aloud Techniques (Gerald C. Davison, Jennifer L. Best, and Marat Zanov).

71 Time-Out, Time-In, and Task-Based Grounding (Patrick C. Friman).

72 Guidelines for Developing and Managing a Token Economy (Patrick M. Ghezzi, Ginger R. Wilson, Rachel S. F. Tarbox, and Kenneth R. MacAleese).

73 Urge Surfing (Andy Lloyd).

74 Validation Principles and Strategies (Kelly Koerner and Marsha M. Linehan).

75 Values Clarification (Michael P. Twohig and Jesse M. Crosby).

Author Index.

Subject Index.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)