Cognitive Therapy for Depression and Anxiety / Edition 1

Cognitive Therapy for Depression and Anxiety / Edition 1

by Ivy-Marie Blackburn, Kate M. Davidson
     
 

This book provides the practising professional in mental health with a detailed guide to using cognitive therapy in the treatment of patients suffering from depression and anxiety - two of the most prevalent disorders encountered in the community. Although the book is aimed at psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, nurse therapists and general practitioners, all… See more details below

Overview

This book provides the practising professional in mental health with a detailed guide to using cognitive therapy in the treatment of patients suffering from depression and anxiety - two of the most prevalent disorders encountered in the community. Although the book is aimed at psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, nurse therapists and general practitioners, all professionals in mental health care can benefit from the techniques of cognitive therapy as these will help them utilise their time with patients more fruitfully and economically.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632039869
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/14/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
6.91(w) x 9.63(h) x 0.64(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword;.

Introduction;.

Part 1 - The Cognitive Model and its Application to Depression and Anxiety ;.

1 The syndromes of depression and anxiety;.

2 Cognitive therapy: model and efficacy;.

3 Basic skills required for cognitive therapy;.

4 Cognitive therapy techniques for depression and anxiety;.

Part 2 - Application of Cognitive Therapy Illustrated by Case Studies;.

5 First interview and conceptualization;.

6 Progress in therapy: a depressed patient;.

7 Progress in therapy: an anxious patient;.

8 Specific problems and difficulties encountered during therapy;.

Appendixes;.

Author index;.

Subject index

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