Tag Archives: CBT

Preparing Deaf and Hearing Persons with Language and Learning Challenges for CBT

This is a "pre-therapy" workbook for staff working in educational, rehabilitation and mental health programs that serve deaf and hearing people who have language and learning challenges. This work emerges out of a new clinical specialty called Deaf mental health … Continue reading

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Reducing Specific Phobia/Fear in Young People with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) through a Virtual Reality Environment Intervention

In this study the authors developed and evaluated a unique treatment combining cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) with graduated exposure in a virtual reality environment (VRE). Results provide evidence that CBT with VRE can be a highly effective treatment for specific … Continue reading

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Managing clients’ expectations at the outset of online Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for depression

The authors reported that Initial moments in first sessions of therapy are thought to afford an opportunity to establish a shared understanding of how therapy will proceed. However there is little evidence from analysis of actual sessions of therapy to … Continue reading

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