cognitive-behavioral therapy


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cognitive-behavioral therapy

[¦käg·nə·tiv bə¦hāv·yə·rəl ′ther·ə·pē]
(psychology)
A form of psychotherapy that focuses on changing dysfunctional attitudes into more realistic and positive ones and providing new information-processing skills.
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011); therefore, group cognitive-behavioral therapy is effective on the prevention of relapse of drug-dependent woman.
Cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression in Parkinson's disease a randomized, controlled trial.
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of Houston) book details how to use cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) to treat anxiety disorders.
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The Additive Benefit of Hypnosis and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in Treating Acute Stress Disorder.
Cognitive-behavioral therapy with couples and families; a comprehensive guide for clinicians.
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One such study compared 439 depressed youngsters assigned to receive Prozac or a placebo with or without 4 months of cognitive-behavioral therapy, a form of psychotherapy that focuses on reversing negative thinking and setting new goals (SN: 8/21/04, p.
Offering tested and proven cognitive-behavioral interventions, as well as cutting-edge supplementary interventions for those who do not respond well to cognitive-behavioral therapy alone, Treating Generalized Anxiety Disorder illustrates its techniques with sample doctor-patient conversations, flowcharts, suggested logs and recordkeeping forms for undertaking steps of the therapy, and more.

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