Cognitive Therapy in Action

A Practitioners' Casebook

Ivy M. Blackburn and Vivien Twaddle
NZD $36.99

An invaluable practical guide to how cognitive therapy works for clinical psychologists, students, social workers, nurses and psychiatrists.

Cognitive therapy is the established method of helping people to overcome states of depression, anxiety or other emotional conditions. Not only do the authors explain the theory behind the treatment but this was the first collection of case studies to be published outside the United States. With an introduction to the development and application of cognitive therapy, the book goes on to outline how it can work for a therapist or counsellor.

Covering cases from depression and panic disorder to bulimia and obsessive-compulsive disorder, giving details of the process of the therapy in each case. This is an invaluable practical guide to how cognitive therapy works for clinical psychologists, students, social workers, nurses and psychiatrists.
Category: Self-help & practical
ISBN: 9780285632820
Publisher: Profile Books
Imprint: Souvenir Press
Pub Date: April 1996
Page Extent: 320
Format: Book
Subject: Psychotherapy