Cognitive hypnotherapy has proven to be an effective treatment for a number of emotional disorders, including anxiety and depression. Now, in this innovative book, Assen Alladin demonstrates how hypnotherapy can be combined with cognitive behavioural therapy to further improve patient outcomes.
Focusing on the professional needs of practitioners, Cognitive Hypnotherapy: An Integrated Approach to the Treatment of Emotional Disorders provides the latest integrative psychotherapy model and empirical rationale for assimilating the two approaches. Extensive case studies and treatment protocols that readers can apply in their own practice are provided.
A range of emotional disorders are covered, including: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Somatization Disorder, Depression, Insomnia, Migraine Headache, Sexual Disorders, Skin Disorders.
Grounded in empirical research and full of practical treatment strategies, this is essential reading for hypnotherapists, cognitive behavioural therapists, clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, and other mental health professionals.
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Table of Contents
About the Author vii
The Rationale for Integrating Hypnosis and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy in the Management of Emotional Disorders 1
Cognitive Hypnotherapy Case Formulation 21
Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Depression 33
Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Migraine Headaches 59
Cognitive Hypnotherapy with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 81
Cognitive Hypnotherapy with Psychocutaneous Disorders 125
Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Somatisation Disorder 149
Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Chronic Primary Insomnia 185
Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Sexual Dysfunctions 205
Future Directions 225