Author(s): Dennis Greenberger and Christine A. Padesky
This guide to the Mind Over Mood workbook provides step-by-step instructions for therapists on how to tailor the programme to a broad range of people and settings. Chapters include case examples and sample client-therapist dialogues.
An ideal companion to Mind Over Mood—the step-by-step cognitive therapy program that your clients can work on at home—this guide tells clinicians how to tailor the treatment manual to suit the needs of their individual clients and how to use the manual with groups, couples, in inpatient settings, and in brief therapies. If you'd like to assign Mind over Mood to your clients, but aren't sure about how to incorporate it into practice, you'll find the answers you need in Clinician's Guide to Mind over Mood.
This essential companion guide will show you how to introduce Mind over Mood to your clients, integrate it w ith your in-session therapy work, increase client compliance in completing home assignments, and overcome common difficulties that may arise.
The book contains black-and-white illustrations.
"Mind Over Mood and its companion piece...promise to be classics. No managed care report leaves my desk without a direct reference in the treatment plan to this outstanding set of manuals." --Bruce Webster, Ph.D. in The Orange County Psychologist
"Using the Clinician's Guide to Mind Over Mood with the client manual offers a winning combination. The manual is filled with helpful exercises and strategies for clients; the Clinician's Guide will assist the therapist in making the best use of the manual. If you are looking for ways to maximize client improvement and for a variety of beneficial homework tasks to use with your patients, this is it." --Simon H. Budman, Ph.D., Harvard Community Health Plan & Innovative Training Systems, Inc.
"The authors' Mind Over Mood was an excellent guide for clients. The Clinician's Guide to Mind Over Mood is truly an outstanding cognitive therapy resource for clinicians. The Clinician's Guide can help clinicians apply cognitive therapy to a wide array of problems and includes easy-to-follow guidelines." --John W. Santrock, Ph.D., Univ of Texas at Dallas
"In Mind Over Mood, Greenberger and Padesky produced an absolutely first-rate guide for patients who wanted to learn about cognitive therapy and how to use it to deal with their problems. In Clinician's Guide to Mind Over Mood, the authors have provided an invaluable guide for the clinician to accompany their patient workbook. The guide is clear, concise, and filled with clinical wisdom. It should prove to be a valuable resource for anyone who wants to work with other people and reflects the kind of creativity that keeps cognitive therapy vital and fresh as it matures as adiscipline." --Steve Hollon, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Christine A. Padesky, PhD, clinical psychologist, is a Distinguished Founding Fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and recipient of their Aaron T. Beck award. Coauthor of six books and an internationally renowned speaker, she received the Distinguished Contribution to Psychology Award from the California Psychological Association. Her Center for Cognitive Therapy in Huntington Beach, California, hosts www.MindOverMood.com, a website for the public.
Dennis Greenberger, PhD, clinical psychologist, is Director of the Anxiety and Depression Center, Newport Beach, California. The Center's website, www.anxietyanddepressioncenter.com, features information on Mind Over Mood. Dr. Greenberger is Assistant Clinical Professor at the College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine. He is a Founding Fellow and member of the Board of the Directors of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy.
Introduction. How to Use Mind Over Mood in Therapy. Individualizing Mind Over Mood for Clients. Setting Therapy Goals. Using Mind Over Mood with Depression. Using Mind Over Mood with Anxiety. Mind Over Mood for Other Problems. Using Mind Over Mood with Clients with Personality Disorders. Brief Therapy. Using Mind Over Mood with Groups. Using Mind Over Mood in Inpatient Settings. Therapist Training and Mind Over Mood.