Be Your Own CBT Therapist

Author: Windy Dryden

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444136445

Category: Psychology

Page: 300

View: 3788


By changing and challenging your negative thoughts, you can free yourself from depression, anxiety and guilt, and embrace a happier, healthier way of life. Windy Dryden, one of the UK's leading practitioners of Behavioural Therapy, will show you how the techniques of Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy can not only beat the thought patterns that lead to low mood and emotional distress but will also help you to develop a more balanced way of life and give you a resilient, focused attitude towards overcoming obstacles and coping with daily challenges.

Be Your Own CBT Therapist: A Teach Yourself Guide

Author: Windy Dryden

Publisher: Mcgraw-hill

ISBN: 9780071769792

Category: Psychology

Page: 224

View: 1660


More than 60 million books sold in the Teach Yourself series! Beat the blues and get more out of life with the power of resilience By changing and challenging negative thoughts, you can free yourself from depression, anxiety and guilt, and embrace a happier, healthier way of life. Think Yourself Stronger shows you how the techniques of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy can not only beat the thought patterns that lead to low mood and emotional distress but will also help you to develop a more balanced way of life. You will gain resilient, focused attitudes toward overcoming obstacles and coping with daily challenges. Includes: Case studies, examples, interactive exercises and other effective learning features throughout the book One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors' many years of experience Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts

How to Get the Most Out of CBT

Author: Windy Dryden

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317609476

Category: Psychology

Page: 82

View: 7068


How to Get the Most Out of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT): A client’s guide is aimed at those who are either considering consulting a cognitive behaviour therapist or who are actually consulting such a therapist. Written by one of the world’s leading CBT practitioners, it will steer you through the CBT process. The guide will help you to decide whether CBT is right for you, give you advice about how to make a therapeutic agreement with a therapist, show you how to prepare for CBT sessions and how to apply what you have learned from CBT after therapy has ended. How to Get the Most Out of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is a concise and practical guide that will help you to understand the CBT process and how to make the most of your therapy, no matter which CBT approach your therapist practises, so that you continue to benefit from it once therapy has ended and can learn to be your own therapist.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Teach Yourself

Author: Christine Wilding

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444129228

Category: Psychology

Page: 304

View: 8351


Understand CBT is the best-selling guide to this hugely successful therapeutic model. It will give you a solid grounding in all the key ideas and techniques, as well as showing you how they can be applied in practice. Whether you need to get to grips with the essentials for a course, or just want to apply these proven techniques to your own life, this book is packed with practical examples and exercises to help you every step of the way. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors' many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of CBT. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Author: Avy Joseph

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0857086499

Category: Psychology

Page: 272

View: 1089


Find out how to use CBT techniques in everyday life for emotionally healthy living What happens to you in life matters less than the way you feel about life; that's the message of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). If you've ever tried to change something about yourself—your mood, your weight, your behaviour—you'll have noticed that change often hurts, so you stop trying. CBT can help you when change starts to hurt. In the revised and updated edition of this bestselling title, professional CBT practitioner Avy Joseph shows you how to challenge negative thoughts and unhealthy beliefs to improve your outlook in your personal and professional life. Contains new scenarios and exercises for the reader to practice using CBT techniques in a variety of situations New introduction and conclusion from the author discussing the CBT technique and recent developments in the field Addresses key topics such as anxiety, change, resilience and self-belief Written by an expert in the field, Avy Joseph is widely-recognised as one of the UK's leading practitioners on the topic

Coping with Guilt

Author: Windy Dryden

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1847092888

Category: Psychology

Page: 128

View: 7123


Do you sometimes wish you could turn the clock back and re-live past mistakes? Do you feel it's your responsibility to make others happy? Are you more worried about hurting others than living your own life? Guilt is a common and destructive emotion, but, using the principles of C.B.T. this book shows how it can be put to positive use. Whether it concerns sins of omission, or sins of commission, this book demonstrates that you don't always have to live up to unrealistically high expectations of yourself, and shows how to move on. Topics include: differentiating between healthy remorse and destructive guilt; how to deal with specific episodes of guilt coping with blame and manipulation; how to accept and value yourself; how to practise healthy self-care tackling unhelpful beliefs that perpetuate guilt.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Dummies

Author: Rob Willson,Rhena Branch

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470686980

Category: Psychology

Page: 348

View: 7193


"We all have aspects of ourselves that we would like to change, but many of us believe that a leopard can't change its spots – if that's you, stop there! Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Dummies will help identify unhealthy modes of thinking – such as “a leopard can't change it's spots”! – that have been holding you back from the changes you want. CBT can help whether you're seeking to overcome anxiety and depression, boost self-esteem, lose weight, beat addiction or simply improve your outlook in your professional and personal life."

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Author: Christine Wilding,Aileen Milne

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781444100891

Category: Cognitive therapy

Page: 343

View: 9326


Is this the right book for me? Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Teach Yourself is the best-selling guide to this hugely successful therapeutic model. It will give you a solid grounding in all the key ideas and techniques, as well as showing you how they can be applied in practice. Whether you need to get to grips with the essentials for a course, or just want to apply these proven techniques to your own life, this book is packed with practical examples and exercises to help you every step of the way. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy includes: Part one - The basic skills of CBT Chapter 1: CBT: the basics and background Chapter 2: Clarifying the problem Chapter 3: Setting your goals Chapter 4: Catch that thought! Chapter 5: Examining and responding to negative thoughts Chapter 6: More on moods Chapter 7: Recognizing distorted thinking patterns Chapter 8: Where's the evidence? Chapter 9: Testing it al out: adjusting your behaviour Chapter 10: Assumptions and beliefs: your rules for living Chapter 11: Additional CBT techniques Chapter 12: Thinking and behavioural errors that preclude positive changeaaa Chapter 13: Techniques for reducing negative physical symptoms Part two - CBT in action: working with specific difficulties Chapter 14: Understanding depression Chapter 15: Understanding anxiety Chapter 16: CBT for specific anxiety disorders Part three - CBT for developing strengths Chapter 17: Improving your self-esteem Chapter 18: Defeating perfectionism Chapter 19: Developing emotional strength Chapter 20: Increasing your assertiveness skills Chapter 21: Overcoming your anger habit Part four - last thoughts Chapter 22: When to consider professional help Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features: Not got much time? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. Author insights Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. Test yourself Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. Extend your knowledge Extra online articles to give you a richer understanding of CBT. Five things to remember Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. Try this Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Oxford Guide to Surviving as a CBT Therapist

Author: Martina Mueller

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199561303

Category: Psychology

Page: 488

View: 335


The Oxford Guide to Surviving as a CBT Therapist is the one-stop resource for the newly trained therapist. It offers practical guidance on a range of issues and challenges faced by the therapist. Written by people with vast experience training and practising CBT, it draws on real life situations to help the reader hone and develop their skills, adjust to life as a therapist, and maintain a successful and satisfying career whilst helping others. --

Manage Anxiety Through CBT: Teach Yourself

Author: Windy Dryden

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444136437

Category: Self-Help

Page: 224

View: 7352


Using the proven techniques of cognitive behavioural therapy, this book will show you how to manage your anxiety, in whatever form it appears, from phobias to panic attacks and general anxiety disorder. You will receive support for understanding with and coping with different types of anxiety, using CBT to manage your symptoms and alleviate much of your distress. You will also learn how to be more resilient and accepting of all your thoughts, fears and emotions, and discover new, healthier ways of thinking that will free you from anxiety.