April 2019 CBT Update

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

If You Are Undecided About Therapy…

You may have questions or reservations about starting Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Think about the following to help inform your decision.

Encouraging Individuals to Enter Treatment

Potential clients may be reluctant to enter treatment for a variety of reasons. As a clinician, it’s helpful to understand the function behind their thoughts and the emotion they feel as a result.

New Pathways in Cognitive Therapy for Severe Disorders

It is imperative to map out the ways in which Recovery Oriented Cognitive Therapy (CT-R) addresses these disorders and successfully and collaboratively works with individuals to reach their aspirations and stay on the pathway toward recovery.

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.

February 2019 CBT Update

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