Schizophrenia: Cognitive Theory, Research, and Therapy by Aaron T. BeckSchizophrenia: Cognitive Theory, Research, and Therapy by Aaron T. Beck

Schizophrenia: Cognitive Theory, Research, and Therapy

byAaron T. Beck, Neil A. Rector, Neal Stolar

Paperback | March 14, 2011

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From Aaron T. Beck and colleagues, this is the definitive work on the cognitive model of schizophrenia and its treatment. The volume integrates cognitive-behavioral and biological knowledge into a state-of-the-science conceptual framework. It comprehensively examines the origins, development, and maintenance of key symptom areas: delusions, hallucinations, negative symptoms, and formal thought disorder. Treatment chapters then offer concrete guidance for addressing each type of symptom, complete with case examples and session outlines. Anyone who treats or studies serious mental illness will find a new level of understanding and the latest theoretically and empirically grounded clinical techniques.
Aaron T. Beck, MD, is the founder of Cognitive therapy, University Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania, and President Emeritus of the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Dr. Beck is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Albert Lasker Clinical Medical Research Award, the American Psych...
Title:Schizophrenia: Cognitive Theory, Research, and TherapyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:418 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:March 14, 2011Publisher:Guilford PublicationsLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

1. Overview of Schizophrenia2. Biological Contributions3. A Cognitive Conceptualization of Delusions4. A Cognitive Conceptualization of Auditory Hallucinations5. A Cognitive Conceptualization of Negative Symptoms6. A Cognitive Conceptualization of Formal Thought Disorder7. Assessment8. Engagement and Fostering the Therapeutic Relationship9. Cognitive Assessment and Therapy of Delusions10. Cognitive Assessment and Therapy of Auditory Hallucinations11. Cognitive Assessment and Therapy of Negative Symptoms12. Cognitive Assessment and Therapy of Formal Thought Disorder13. Cognitive Therapy and Pharmacotherapy14. An Integrative Cognitive Model of SchizophreniaAppendicesA. Beck Cognitive Insight Scale (BCIS)B. Scoring and Interpretation of the Beck Cognitive Insight Scale (BCIS)C. Suggested Outline for Initial Psychological/Psychiatric EvaluationD. Cognitive Assessment of Psychosis Inventory (CAPI)E. Cognitive Triads for Delusional BeliefsF. Cognitive Distortions Seen in Patients with PsychosisG. Cognitive Distortions Specific to PsychosisH. Thought Disorder Rating Scale (THORATS)