Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions by James Bennett-levyOxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions by James Bennett-levy

Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions

EditorJames Bennett-levy, David Richards, Paul Farrand

Paperback | June 19, 2010

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Mental disorders such as depression and anxiety are increasingly common. Yet there are too few specialists to offer help to everyone, and negative attitudes to psychological problems and their treatment discourage people from seeking it. As a result, many people never receive help for theseproblems. The Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions marks a turning point in the delivery of psychological treatments for people with depression and anxiety. Until recently, the only form of psychological intervention available for patients with depression and anxiety was traditional one-to-one 60minute session therapy - usually with private practitioners for those patients who could afford it. Now Low Intensity CBT Interventions are starting to revolutionize mental health care by providing cost effective psychological therapies which can reach the vast numbers of people with depression andanxiety who did not previously have access to effective psychological treatment. The Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions is the first book to provide a comprehensive guide to Low Intensity CBT interventions. It brings together researchers and clinicians from around the world who have led the way in developing evidence-based low intensity CBT treatments. It chartsthe plethora of new ways that evidence-based low intensity CBT can be delivered: for instance, guided self-help, groups, advice clinics, brief GP interventions, internet-based or book-based treatment and prevention programs, with supported provided by phone, email, internet, sms or face-to-face.These new treatments require new forms of service delivery, new ways of communicating, new forms of training and supervision, and the development of new workforces. They involve changing systems and routine practice, and adapting interventions to particular community contexts. The Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions is a state-of-the-art handbook, providing low intensity practitioners, supervisors, managers commissioners of services and politicians with a practical, easy-to-read guide - indispensible reading for those who wish to understand and anticipatefuture directions in health service provision and to broaden access to cost-effective evidence-based psychological therapies.
James Bennett-Levy is Associate Professor in Mental Health at Sydney University's Department of Rural Health (Northern Rivers) in northern New South Wales, Australia. As soon as he was appointed to the position, he saw the potential of low intensity CBT interventions for rural and remote communities, where access to evidence-based psy...
Title:Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT InterventionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:610 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0 inPublished:June 19, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Isaac Marks : ForewordSection 1: Low Intensity CBT Models and Conceptual Underpinnings James Bennett-Levy and Paul Farrand: Overview1. 1. James Bennett-Levy, Dave Richards and Paul Farrand: Low Intensity CBT Interventions: A Revolution in Mental Health Services2. Dave Richards: Access and Organisation: Putting Low Intensity Interventions to Work in Clinical Services3. Jim White: The STEPS Model: a High Volume, Multi-level, Multi-purpose approach to address Common Mental Health Problems4. Helen Christensen: Increasing Access and Effectiveness: Using the Internet to deliver Low Intensity Cognitive Behaviour Therapy5. Chris Williams and Jill Morrison : A New Language for CBT: New ways of Working Require New Thinking as well as New WordsSection 2A: Introducing and Supporting Guided CBT Paul Farrand, Lee Ritterband and James Bennett-Levy: Overview6. Paul Farrand and Chris Williams: Low Intensity CBT Assessment: In Person or by Phone7. Judy Proudfoot and Jennifer Nicholas: Monitoring and Evaluation in Low Intensity CBT Interventions8. Mark Kenwright: Introducing and Supporting Written and Internet-Based Guided CBT9. Rebecca Martinez and Chris Williams: Matching clients to CBT self-help resources10. Dave Richards: Collaborative Care: The Effective Organization of Treatment for Depression11. Dave Richards : Supervising low intensity workersSection 2B: Key Low Intensity CBT Interventions in Depression and Anxiety Mark Lau: Overview12. Dave Richards: Behavioural Activation for Depression13. Laurence Mynors-Wallis and Mark Lau: Problem Solving Therapy for Depression14. Adrian Taylor: Increasing Physical activity as a Low Intensity Treatment for Depression15. Nick Titov, Gavin Andrews and Peter McEvoy: Key Components of Low Intensity Interventions for Anxiety16. Leanne Hides, Steve Carroll, Dan I Lubman and Amanda Baker: Brief Motivational Interviewing for Depression and Anxiety17. Norah Vincent and Maxine Holmqvist : Low Intensity Interventions for Chronic InsomniaSection 2C: Guided CBT Interventions using Written MaterialsChris Williams, Paul Farrand and James Bennett-Levy : Overview18. Dave Richards and Paul Farrand: Choosing self-help books wisely: Sorting the wheat from the chaff19. Paul Farrand and Joanne Woodford: Using Guided Self-Help Book Prescription Schemes20. Marie Chellingsworth, Chris Williams, Ann McCreath, Paul Tanto and Kirsten Thomlinson : Delivering book based CBT Self-Help Classes in health service, further education and voluntary sector servicesSection 2D: Guided CBT Interventions using the Internet Judy Proudfoot and Britt Klein: Overview21. Kate Cavanagh: Turn On, Tune In and (Don't) Drop Out: Engagement, Adherence, Attrition and Alliance with Internet-based CBT Interventions22. Lee Ritterband, Frances Thorndike, Drew Saylor and Desi Vasquez: Treatment Credibility and Satisfaction with Internet Interventions23. Tara Donker, Annemieke Van Straten and Pim Cuijpers: Internet-based Mental Health Screening24. Lisa Whitehead and Judy Proudfoot: Standards and Operating Guidelines for Internet Interventions25. Proudfoot, Andersson, Carlbring, Klein, Kyrios, Lauder, Munro, Palermo, Riper, Blankers : Guided CBT Internet Interventions: Specific Issues in Supporting Clients with Depression, Anxiety and Co-Morbid ConditionsSection 2E: Novel Uses of Communication Technologies: Supporting Low Intensity CBT in New Environments Judy Proudfoot and Britt Klein: Overview26. Gerhard Andersson and Per Carlbring: Using different communication channels to support internet interventions27. Karina Lovell: Supporting Low Intensity Interventions using the Telephone28. Jennifer Shapiro and Stephanie Bauer: Use of Short-Messaging Service (SMS) To Enhance Low Intensity CBT29. Nick Titov: Email in Low Intensity CBT Interventions30. Kathy Griffiths and Julia Reynolds: Online Mutual Support Bulletin Boards31. David Kavanagh, Jennifer Connolly, Amy Kelly, Angela White and Jan Parry : Low Intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapies by Mail (M-CBT)Section 2F: Stepping Further Outside the Box: Extending the Environments for Low Intensity CBT Mark Lau: Overview32. Jim White: Large group didactic CBT classes for common mental health problems33. Ingrid Sochting, Christopher Wilson and Theo DeGagne: Cognitive Behaviour Group Therapy (CBGT): Capitalizing on efficiency and humanity34. Tim Carey: Will you follow while they lead? Introducing a patient-led approach to low intensity CBT interventions35. Jim White: The Advice Clinic or What I did in my thirty minutes36. Lee David: Low intensity CBT Interventions by General Practitioners37. Frank Deane and David Kavanagh : Adapting low intensity CBT for clients with severe mental disorderSection 2G: Going Upstream: Using Low Intensity CBT Interventions to Prevent Mental Health Problems Kathy Griffiths: Overview38. Pim Cuijpers: Group CBT for prevention of depression in adults39. Tahlee Marian and Justin Kenardy: Internet-delivered prevention for anxiety and depression disorders in adults40. Greg Clarke: Low intensity targeted group prevention of depression in adolescents and children41. Alison Calear, Helen Christensen, Kathy Griffiths: Internet-based anxiety and depression prevention programs for children and adolescents42. Matthew Sanders and James Kirby: Parental programs for preventing behavioural and emotional problems in children43. Mark Lau : Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy: a low intensity group program to prevent depressive relapseSection 3: Training Low Intensity CBT Practitioners James Bennett-Levy and Dave Richards: Overview44. Dave Richards: Training low intensity workers45. Dave Ekers: Training Depression Care Managers46. Sharon Lawn, Ann Smith, Kelly Hunter, Jim Smith, Nicki Hurst, Michael Nanai, and Kylie Neate: Training Peers to Provide Low Intensity CBT Support: The Value of Personal Experience47. Chris Williams, Catriona Kent and Anne Joice: Training the Wider Workforce in the Use of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Written Self-help Resources48. Dan Bilsker and Elliot Goldner: Training GPs to prescribe depression self-management49. David Austin, Britt Klein, Kerrie Shandley and Lisa Ciechomski: Training Clinicians Online to be Etherapists: The 'Anxiety Online' model50. Jillian Telford and Rea Wilson : From Classroom to 'Shop Floor': Challenges Faced As A Low Intensity PractitionerSection 4A: Facilitating the Uptake of Low Intensity CBT Interventions: Changing Systems and Routine Practice David Kavanagh and James Bennett-Levy: Overview51. James Seward, Michael Clark: Establishing the Improved Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Program: Lessons from large-scale change in England52. Alex McMahon: Implementing Low Intensity Interventions: What Governments want and why53. Gehard Andersson, Per Carlbring, Viktor Kaldo, Pim Cuijpers: Challenges and Potential Solutions in Integrating Internet-based CBT Interventions into Specialist Services54. Matthew Sanders and Majella Murphy Brennan: Achieving widespread dissemination of low intensity evidence-based practices: The experience of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program55. Michael Smith: Practical Service Redesign: Helping GPs to Enhance Depression Care56. David Kavanagh and Frank Deane: Implementing low-intensity CBT (LI CBT) in case management of clients with severe mental illness57. Kevin Khayat : Effective Partnerships with Community GroupsSection 4B: Facilitating the Uptake of Low Intensity CBT Interventions: Adapting Interventions to Different Community Contexts David Kavanagh and James Bennett-Levy: Overview58. Jim White: Bringing the public on board: Health promotion and social marketing in deprived communities59. Nicole Highet, Clare Shann and Leonie Young: Enhancing Community Awareness of Depression and Access to Treatment: Experiences with beyondblue60. Mark Lau: Problems and Potentials in Rolling out Low Intensity CBT in Rural Communities61. Judy Leibowitz: Improving Access to Low intensity Interventions for Ethnic Minority Communities62. Arlene Laliberte, Tricia Nagel, and Melissa Haswell-Elkins: Low intensity CBT with Indigenous consumers: Creative solutions for culturally appropriate mental health care