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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Aka: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  1. See Also
    1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression
    2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia
  2. Definition
    1. Time-limited, patient goal-oriented psychotherapy
    2. Replaces problematic thinking and behaviors with more adaptive patterns
    3. Challenges maladaptive beliefs, plans pleasurable activities, and extends exposure to unpleasant situations
    4. Monitors progress via symptom measures
  3. Indications
    1. Conditions for which CBT is as effective or more effective than medications
      1. Anxiety Disorder
      2. Major Depression
      3. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
      4. Insomnia
    2. Other conditions for which CBT is an effective adjunct
      1. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
      2. Autism
      3. Tic Disorders
      4. Personality Disorders
      5. Eating Disorders
  4. Technique
    1. Time limited schedule
      1. One session per week (60-90 minutes each)
      2. Total course: 8 to 12 weeks
    2. Monitoring of progress
      1. Collect symptom measures frequently
    3. Goal-oriented treatment
      1. Patient directs goals and actively participates in their treatment
      2. Focus on changing maladaptive thoughts or behaviors
      3. Patient has weekly homework assignments
    4. Therapy Strategies
      1. Identify and challenge maladaptive thoughts and behaviors
      2. Schedule pleasant activities
      3. Extended exposure to unpleasant thoughts and situations to decrease avoidance and arousal
  5. References
    1. Coffey (2015) Am Fam Physician 92(9):807-12 [PubMed]

Cognitive Therapy (C0009244)

Definition (NCI) A type of psychotherapy utilized to treat different forms of mental disorders.The treatment involves the identification of unhelpful or destructive patterns of thinking and behaviors and the subsequent replacement with behaviors that are beneficial and constructive.
Definition (NCI_NCI-GLOSS) A type of psychotherapy that helps patients change their behavior by changing the way they think and feel about certain things. It is used to treat mental, emotional, personality, and behavioral disorders.
Definition (MSH) A direct form of psychotherapy based on the interpretation of situations (cognitive structure of experiences) that determine how an individual feels and behaves. It is based on the premise that cognition, the process of acquiring knowledge and forming beliefs, is a primary determinant of mood and behavior. The therapy uses behavioral and verbal techniques to identify and correct negative thinking that is at the root of the aberrant behavior.
Definition (PSY) Directive therapy based on the belief that the way one perceives and structures the world determines one's feelings and behavior. Treatment aims at altering cognitive schema and hence permitting the patient to change his/her distorted self-view and world view.
Definition (PSY) An integrated approach to psychotherapy that combines the techniques of cognitive and behavior therapy.
Definition (CSP) involves identifying and changing specific cognitive processes as they relate to problems of emotions and behavior; based on the premise that cognition, the process of acquiring knowledge and forming beliefs, is a primary determinant of mood and behavior; directed toward learning through practice of specific skills which have direct relevance to the present problem.
Definition (NIC) Interventions to reinforce or promote desirable cognitive functioning or alter undesirable cognitive functioning
Concepts Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure (T061)
MSH D015928
ICD10 96101-00
SnomedCT 228553007, 151618003, 390657008, 389923006, 183383008, 304891004, 228557008
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Spanish psicoterapia cognitiva, Psicoterapia congnitiva, abordaje cognitivo, psicoterapia - cognitiva (régimen/tratamiento), psicoterapia - cognitiva, terapia cognitiva (régimen/tratamiento), terapia cognitiva y conductual (régimen/tratamiento), terapia cognitiva y conductual, terapia cognitiva, tratamiento con terapia cognitivo-conductual (régimen/tratamiento), tratamiento con terapia cognitivo-conductual, Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Terapia Cognitiva, Terapia Conductista Cognitiva
Dutch cognitieve psychotherapie, Cognitieve therapie, Gedragstherapie, cognitieve, Psychotherapie, cognitieve
German kognitive Psychotherapie, Kognitive Therapie, Psychotherapie, kognitive, Verhaltenstherapie, kognitive
Portuguese Psicoterapia cognitiva, Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Terapia Cognitiva, Terapia Comportamental Cognitiva
Swedish Kognitiv terapi
Japanese ニンチシンリリョウホウ, 行動療法-認知, 認知療法, 認知心理療法, 認知行動療法, 心理療法-認知
Finnish Kognitiivinen psykoterapia
Italian Terapia cognitivo-comportamentale, Terapia della cognizione, Psicoterapia cognitiva, Terapia cognitiva
Czech Kognitivní psychoterapie, kognitivně behaviorální terapie, kognitivní terapie, kognitivně-behaviorální terapie, KBT
Polish Terapia poznawczo-behawioralna, Psychoterapia poznawcza, Terapia poznawcza, Terapia zachowania
Hungarian Kognitív pszichoterápia
Norwegian Kognitiv atferdsterapi, Atferdsterapi, kognitiv
French TCC (Thérapie Cognitivo-Comportementale), Thérapie cognitivo-comportementale, Thérapie cognito-comportementale, Psychothérapie cognitive, Thérapie cognitive comportementale, Thérapie cognitive
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