Author(s): Christine Wilding, Aileen Milne
Understand CBT is the best-selling guide to this hugely successful therapeutic model. It will give you a solid grounding in all the key ideas and techniques, as well as showing you how they can be applied in practice. Whether you need to get to grips with the essentials for a course, or just want to apply these proven techniques to your own life, this book is packed with practical examples and exercises to help you every step of the way. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors' many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of CBT. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.
"It makes clear exactly what CBT is and how best to use it" - Mr. Darren P. Hammond - Amazon reviewer "As a practitioner, I found that the book offered a concise and sound theoretical introduction to CBT " - Stephen Lusher - Amazon reviewer "This is an excellent book whether you are a CBT novice or have a fair bit of experience ... I thoroughly recommend this book to anyone interested in changing their behaviour and thinking to improve their life " - love reading "marsy" - Amazon reviewer
Christine Wilding, Chartered MCIPD, MBACP (Accred), holds a Post-Graduate diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy from the University of London and is a practising CBT therapist at the Cygnet Hospital, Sevenoaks, Kent, as well as in private and corporate practice. Christine is also a chartered human resource practitioner specialising in workplace stress management and inter-personal skills training. Aileen Milne, BA Hons., Dip. Couns., MBACP, has worked as a counsellor for 15 years, in private practice and in a variety of settings. These have included a young people's counselling service, an employment assistance programme service, educational institutions and local authorities. Aileen uses an integrative model of therapy, including cognitive behavoural therapy.