154 pages | 17 B/W Illus.
Comprehensive and practical, The Internet and CBT: A Clinical Guide describes how cognitive behavioural therapy can be delivered via the Internet, email, open access programmes, online communities and via smartphone. Detailing how these alternative methods of CBT support can be integrated within a busy practice, it is invaluable for all CBT clinicians and students wishing to find out more about assessing and supporting people in innovative ways. This book enables you to:
With its no-nonsense and down-to-earth approach, this book covers the dos and don'ts of CBT delivery online and via smartphone and provides a highly accessible guide for students and practitioners wishing to incorporate online CBT into their work. It will be of great interest to CBT clinicians, psychologists, psychotherapists, counsellors and mental health nurses.
Resources on the Internet
Online support groups
Assessments over the Internet
Open access and unguided treatment programs
Guided Internet-based CBT (ICBT) programs: introduction
Guided ICBT: Depression
Guided ICBT: anxiety disorders
Guided ICBT: somatic conditions
Other applications of the Internet
Conclusions and future directions