Quantcast

Latest cognitive therapy Stories

2012-07-22 23:00:49

Recently launched by Hamish C.J. Holmes, Online-therapy.com assists people with their own mental-health challenges, by leading genuinely interested people from start to finish, through a proven to be highly effective 8-week long online-program of C.B.T. (Cognitive Based Therapy.) The company (http://www.online-therapy.com) who offer the therapy to Clients/Therapists, have recently ended their offer of $250 for the 8-week program (instead of the usual $350.) This offer though, is being...

2012-06-11 18:36:05

An interdisciplinary research project carried out between Aarhus University, Aarhus University Hospital and the Danish Cancer Society shows that mindfulness-based psychological therapy helps reduce anxiety and depression in cancer patients. When being diagnosed with cancer, people will naturally worry about their future, their family and about dying. Actually, no less than 35-40% of cancer patients suffer from significant anxiety and depression symptoms. An interdisciplinary research...

2012-06-06 09:18:25

Patients with major depression who received telephone-administered cognitive behavioral therapy (T-CBT) had lower rates of discontinuing treatment compared to patients who received face-to-face CBT, and telephone administered treatment was not inferior to face-to-face treatment in terms of improvement in symptoms by the end of treatment; however, at 6-month follow-up, patients receiving face-to-face CBT were less depressed than those receiving telephone administered CBT, according to a study...

2012-04-27 23:03:50

Renowned Baltimore mental health facility reunites staff and former alumni during reunion. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 The Retreat, a premiere, self-funded psychiatric setting operated by the nationally renowned Sheppard Pratt health system, announces third reunion to reconnect staff, former patients, family and friends. The first reunion was held in 2008, and has become a continual event due to an initial overwhelming success. This year´s reunion will be held on...

2012-04-18 21:24:56

Dr. Marsha M. Linehan, an expert in the treatment of suicidal behaviors, personality disorders — including eating disorders — and other complex mental disorders, has been selected as the recipient of the 2012 Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry. The award was established in honor of Dr. Stuart Yudofsky, professor and chair of the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine, who was also its first recipient. Each year,...

2012-04-06 11:07:24

Research: Early detection and intervention evaluation for people at risk of psychosis: Multisite randomized controlled trial Cognitive therapy reduces the severity of psychotic experiences in adults who are at risk of developing conditions such as schizophrenia, a randomized controlled trial published on bmj.com claims. Authors from several UK universities (Birmingham, Glasgow, Cambridge, Manchester and UEA), led by the University of Manchester, set out to determine whether cognitive...

2011-12-27 08:00:00

Psychologists/Co-Founders of Thriveport, LLC Suggest Focusing on Five Domains of Everyday Life to Improve Mood and Overall Well-Being. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 27, 2011 It is that time of year again when people reflect on their lives and think about how they can improve their health and happiness in the new year. For over a century, the science of psychology has sought to better understand how these universal goals can best be achieved. Unfortunately, as pharmaceutical, cosmetic,...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.