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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is a psychotherapeutic approach that addresses dysfunctional emotions, maladaptive behaviors and cognitive processes and contents through a number of goal-oriented, explicit systematic procedures. The name refers to behavior therapy, cognitive therapy, and to therapy based upon a combination of basic behavioral and cognitive principles and research. Most therapists working with patients dealing with anxiety and depression use...

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Cognitive behavioral therapy

 Cognitive behavioral therapy’s reduction of stress and improvements in sleeping habits Stress affects every person in two different dimensions; it is either positive or negative. When stress leads a person to positive outcomes, it can be looked at as beneficial because it could possibly enhance confidence, performance and lead to outstanding end results. But if stress has a negative effect on a person’s life it can lead to physical and psychological destruction...

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Effects of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

Effects of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy on Anxiety in Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Randomized Controlled Trial Doesn’t the name of this article just make you want to figure out what it’s going to be about? It did for me and after seeing the name of this study I found myself more than interested. Going into this paper I had no idea of what to write about. When I seen the title of this study, I immediately wanted to find out more about what cognitive-behavioral therapy is, and how...

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Traumatic Event

Several types of therapy can be used to treat children and adults with post-traumatic stress disorder. More than one can be used, or combining the different types is tried before finding which one works for the individual. You may also try individual therapy, group therapy or both. Group therapy can offer a way to connect to others going through similar experiences (Peirce, 2009). Cognitive therapy is a form of talk therapy used to help change the way of thinking. In this therapy the purpose is to...

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Cognitive Behavior Therapy

The therapy that I would like to discuss is Cognitive Behavior Therapy with it's many dynamics, and conceptual views. The reason I chose this therapy is the realistic understanding of directing individuals in seeking the best possible life given the powers and circumstances that exist. Many clinical problems are best described as disorders of thought and feeling, and since behavior is effectively controlled by the way we think the most logical and effective way of trying to change ...

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Use of Prayer and Scripture in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Use of Prayer and Scripture in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Article Review Venus Etsitty: 22765509 7/1/2012 COUN 506: D12 Liberty University Summary In the article titled “Use of Prayer and Scripture in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy”, a discussion arises about the incorporation of scripture and prayer into the practice of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Cognitive-behavioral therapy is widely supported by empirical evidence for treatment in a wide variety of psychological disorders (Tan...

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy CBT Vs M

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing Leigh Lusignan Walden University CPSY 6728-4 Substance Abuse Counseling Facilitator: Dr. Natalie Spencer July 23, 2014 Week 8 Discussion 1 Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) vs Motivational Interviewing (MI) Today, I will introduce the comparison between Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI). The similarities and differences will be addressed regarding techniques and/or methods. In addition, I will explain...

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Use of Prayer and Scripture in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

Use of Prayer and Scripture in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: A Journal Article Beatrice St.Surin Liberty University COUN-506 September 23, 2012 Abstract According to the article Use of Prayer and Scripture in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, published in the Journal of Psychology and Christianity in 2007, Siang-Yang Tan talked about how prayer and scripture can be incorporated into the practice of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Lately, in the field of CBT, there have been an increased...

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression and Anxiety Attacks

As it is characteristic of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Donald Meichenbaum’s treatment of the client, Anna, was a short-term therapy, only lasting about 20 sessions. His eclectic style of work was elicited by Anna because she was horribly depressed and had currently experienced bouts of panic attacks that were making her life miserable, and affecting the lives of those around her. Meichenbaum took a CBT approach with Anna within the first few sessions in order to help rid her of her panic...

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Cognitive Behavioral Theory

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is a short-term, problem-centered therapy that is used to address psychopathology within the individual (Beck, 1995). This model of therapy is used to address issues of depression, anxiety, eating disorders, relational problems, and drug abuse, and can be utilized when working with individuals, as well as within group and family modalities. The core aspects of this therapy include collaboration and participation by the client, a strong alliance between therapist...

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