1st Edition

Cognitive Coping Therapy

ISBN 9780415763486
Published December 1, 2014 by Routledge

USD $26.95

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Book Description

Cognitive Coping Therapy partners coping skills therapy and cognitive behavior therapy. It offers cognitive coping therapy, which essentially develops coping skills therapy, into a comprehensive model of care. It presents a practiced theory and underlying philosophy for the approach, along with methodology and guidelines for implementing it. It refines and further extends cognitive behavioral practice theory and, in doing so, offers case studies to illustrate how to use the model with a variety of disorders. A new coping skills slant for treating a variety of disorders.

Table of Contents

1. The Coping Response
2. Cognitive Influence in CBT
3. Catalogue of Coping Skills
4. Limitations of Cognitive Restructuring
5. Theory
6. Methodology
7. Treatment of Dependent Personality Disorder
8. Treatment of Major Depression
9. Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder
10. Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder

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"This is an up-to-date and well-integrated book on the many important aspects of cognitive-behavior therapy. Like Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), it adequately covers coping skills training and specific behavioral methods of treatment; and it also thoroughly includes the cognitive restructuring of absolutistic irrational beliefs and the use of sensation, experiential, and feeling processes. Very well done!" -- Albert Ellis, President, Albert Ellis Institute, New York City and author of Overcoming Destructive Beliefs, Feelings, and Behaviors