By: Be
Aaron Beck developed an approach known as cognitive therapy, which grew from an interest in his clients' "automatic thoughts." Gerald Corey in THOERY AND PRACTICE OF COUNSELING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY (2001) describes: Beck defined these "automatic thoughts" as personalized notions triggered by particular stimuli leading...
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By: Dr. Deborah Bauers
Though Aaron Beck's cognitive model is still considered to be a relatively contemporary approach to treating depression, the idea, that a man's emotional difficulties can stem from what he believes about his circumstances, is not a new one. Beck is considered one of the...
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By: Carlton Scott
After more than thirty years, researchers still do not agree whether Cognitive Therapy (CT) is an efficacious treatment for severe depression (Cuijpers, van Straten, Andersson & Oppen, 2008). The discussion and the research is still relevant as the Treatment of Depression Collaborative Research Program (TDCRP)...
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