The Theoretical Evolution of CBT

In this video from a recent Beck Institute Workshop, Dr. Aaron Beck discusses the evolution of cognitive theory. Dr. Beck explains how this theory evolved from centralist, peripheralist, and primacy theories. From these theories, Dr. Beck ultimately developed the notion that core beliefs, which lead to negative thinking, are linked to the development of psychological disorders.

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