New PDF release: CBT for Older People: An Introduction

By Kenneth Laidlaw

ISBN-10: 1849204594

ISBN-13: 9781849204590

ISBN-10: 1849204608

ISBN-13: 9781849204606

Going past basic procedural variations, this can be the 1st booklet to deal with how the applying of gerontology to CBT perform can increase CBT’s effectiveness and appropriateness with older humans. Taking you step by step during the CBT method and supported by means of scientific case examples, healing discussion, issues for mirrored image and tricks and suggestions, the publication examines:

- easy theoretical versions in CBT and the way to narrate them to paintings with older humans

- major behavioural interventions and their functional software

- social context and proper theories of aging

- implications of overview, prognosis and treatment

- problems with nervousness, fear and melancholy, and extra professional purposes of CBT for persistent illnesses

- most up-to-date advancements, considering and empirical evidence.

This is a useful significant other for any clinical psychology, counselling, CBT/IAPT, and social care trainee or expert new to operating with older humans, specifically those people who are prepared to appreciate how the applying of CBT could be different.

Professor Ken Laidlaw is Head of the dept of scientific Psychology, collage of East Anglia.

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