February 2019 CBT Update

A collection of the articles, research, and news in Cognitive Behavior Therapy from February.

Stepping Through the Curiosity Door: Engaging Young Patients Through Fun Experiential CBT Procedures

A biographical summary from Robert D. Friedberg, Ph.D., ABPP, ACT’s presentation at the 2018 Beck Excellence Summit.

Non-Suicidal Self-Harm: Conceptualization and a Clinical Intervention

Most people who engage in NSSI experience intense shame related to self-harm. Most have had the experience of being harshly judged for their behavior. As a result, they fear that they’ll be rejected if they disclose their NSSI.

Clinical Measures in CBT – A Hassle or a Help?

The integration of measures to guide CBT is a critical component of providing evidence-based care. Use of psychometrically sound clinical measures can help to monitor progress and guide treatment by providing a window into a client’s symptoms and functioning.