Cognitive Therapy of Schizophrenia / Edition 1
  • Cognitive Therapy of Schizophrenia / Edition 1
  • Cognitive Therapy of Schizophrenia / Edition 1

Cognitive Therapy of Schizophrenia / Edition 1

by David G. Kingdon, Douglas Turkington
     
 

ISBN-10: 1593858191

ISBN-13: 9781593858193

Pub. Date: 02/29/2008

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

Drawing on the authors' decades of influential work in the field, this highly practical volume presents an evidence-based cognitive therapy approach for clients with schizophrenia. Guidelines are provided for collaborative assessment and case formulation that enable the clinician to build a strong therapeutic relationship, establish reasonable goals, and tailor

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Drawing on the authors' decades of influential work in the field, this highly practical volume presents an evidence-based cognitive therapy approach for clients with schizophrenia. Guidelines are provided for collaborative assessment and case formulation that enable the clinician to build a strong therapeutic relationship, establish reasonable goals, and tailor treatment to each client's needs. Described in thorough, step-by-step detail are effective techniques for working with delusional beliefs, voices, visions, thought disorders, and negative symptoms; integrating cognitive therapy with other forms of treatment; reducing relapse risks; and enhancing client motivation. Special features include reproducible client handouts and assessment tools.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593858193
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
02/29/2008
Series:
Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
219
Sales rank:
576,140
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. What Is Schizophrenia?
2. Evidence for Effective Treatments in Schizophrenia
3. Early Intervention
4. The Therapeutic Relationship
5. Assessment
6. Individualized Case Formulation and Treatment Planning
7. Orienting the Client to Treatment
8. Psychoeducation and Normalization
9. Case Formulation and Intervening with Delusions
10. Case Formulation and Intervening with Hallucinations
11. Thought Interference, Passivity Phenomena, and Formal Thought Disorder
12. Negative Symptoms
13. Comorbid Conditions
14. Relapse Prevention and Finishing Therapy
15. Difficulties in Therapy
Appendix 1. Health of the Nation Rating Scales
Appendix 2. Psychotic Symptom Rating Scales
Appendix 3. Therapy of Psychosis Rating Scale
Appendix 4. Informational Handouts
Appendix 5. Formulation Sheet and Diaries
References
Further Reading
Index

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