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Automatic Thoughts

Using Cognitive Therapy to treat Delusions

Dr. Aaron Beck recently responded to an interviewer’s questions about addressing¬†delusions among Schizophrenic patients. One of the central tenets of […]

When patients get angry in session

Judith S. Beck writes in: Some therapists are quite concerned about their patients becoming angry at them. Yet when therapists […]

Evaluating Unhelpful Automatic Thoughts in CBT

During a recent Beck Institute Workshop, Dr. Aaron Beck and Dr. Judith Beck discuss addressing clients’ automatic thoughts that may […]

Ways to Elicit Automatic Thoughts

In this video from a recent Beck Institute Workshop, Dr. Aaron Beck discusses ways to elicit relevant automatic thoughts from […]

Automatic Thoughts in CBT

In this video from a recent Beck Institute Workshop, Dr. Aaron Beck explains that it is not useful to address […]

Automatic Thoughts in CBT (Part 2)

In this video from a recent Beck Institute Workshop, Dr. Aaron Beck explains which types of automatic thoughts are important […]

Cognitive Therapy and Psychodynamic Therapy

In this video from a recent Beck Institute workshop, Dr. Aaron Beck discusses the similarities and differences between cognitive therapy […]

Suppressing Thoughts and Obsessions

Dr. Aaron Beck explains the research on suppressing thoughts and obsessions. He explains how taking a negative stance towards thoughts […]

Case Conference with Aaron T. Beck, M.D.

Earlier this week, students, faculty and professionals from local universities and mental health organizations visited the Beck Institute for Cognitive […]