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    Jane Simmons(Author),Rachel Griffiths(Author)

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This book provides the ideal starting point for trainees and practitioners needing a no-nonsense, clear guide to the basics of CBT. It will equip them with the knowledge and know-how, covering all the main theory and competencies to help them practice CBT effectively and confidently.

 

Focusing on case formulation, the authors show readers how to build a "picture" of each client, using their case history to inform interventions. Features such as exercisescase dialoguessummary boxes, and further reading lists help to enhance and cement learning.

This Third Edition includes updated references, further reading and exercises, and new content on:

  • The difficulties and drawbacks of CBT
  • The differences between formal CBT and informal CBT
  • The therapeutic relationship
  • Further discussion of specific formulations
  • Compassionate interventions with negative thoughts.

Easily accessible by students, and bringing professional therapists up to date with full and detailed practical guidance, Jane Simmons and Rachel Griffiths present both an introduction and the current state of the art application of CBT. In their third edition, the authors have achieved the very difficult aim of making a practitioner guide to the most effective evidence-based approaches a pleasure to read.--Dr David A Holmes (04/25/2017)CBT for Beginners explains how to deliver CBT to young people and adults in a simple and easy to understand manner. It is an excellent resource for students, beginning psychologists and health professionals.--Vivienne Lewis, Assistant Professor (06/06/2017)The latest edition of this book retains the clarity of explanation and width of content required to continue as the best introductory text to CBT available. The content is accessible and understandable to the novice practitioner and the use of case examples clearly articulate how theory is applied in practice. This edition updates information on relevant legislation and treatment advances, and is a must for any student commencing a CBT related programme. Easily accessible by students, and bringing professional therapists up to date with full and detailed practical guidance, Jane Simmons and Rachel Griffiths present both an introduction and the current state of the art application of CBT. In their third edition, the authors have achieved the very difficult aim of making a practitioner guide to the most effective evidence-based approaches a pleasure to read. (Dr David A Holmes 2017-04-25)CBT for Beginners explains how to deliver CBT to young people and adults in a simple and easy to understand manner. It is an excellent resource for students, beginning psychologists and health professionals. (Vivienne Lewis, Assistant Professor 2017-06-06)The latest edition of this book retains the clarity of explanation and width of content required to continue as the best introductory text to CBT available.  The content is accessible and understandable to the novice practitioner and the use of case examples clearly articulate how theory is applied in practice.  This edition updates information on relevant legislation and treatment advances, and is a must for any student commencing a CBT related programme. (Mark Gillespie 2017-06-07)

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  • By SAM on November 30, 2017

    This book is a well-written guide for beginners as it relates to practicing cognitive behavioral therapy.

  • By Shannon on May 10, 2017

    This book was simple to read and really broke down the concept. Appreciated the layout and simplicity. This was used for an MSW course.

  • By D. Yaste on May 11, 2015

    Required Text. Arrived in Time for Class.


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