March 2019 CBT Update

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

Values Can Be an Antidote to Suicide

James was a 53-year old firefighter debilitated by depression who saw suicide as a way out.  Prior to his first episode of depression, he was able to work full time, support his wife and family, and fulfill his obligations.

Meanings, Motivation & Affect

When individuals approach a task that seems formidable and challenging, clinicians can influence the meanings attached to the task by being supportive and encouraging.

What is Recovery-Oriented Cognitive Therapy (CT-R)?

Recovery Oriented Cognitive Therapy (CT-R) is a treatment approach designed to promote empowerment, recovery, and resiliency in individuals with serious mental health conditions.