Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Research Sheds Light on Two Types of Treatment for ADHD

July 25, 2019

New research highlights the potential benefits and detriments of treatment strategies for ADHD, including both pharmacological and nonpharmacological options.

Reducing Suicide Risk: The Role of Psychotherapy

December 26, 2018

This article provides a brief synopsis of the research regarding the use of psychotherapy to manage suicidal behavior, followed by several examples of strategies that such treatment employs.

The Quiz: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Chronic Pain

September 27, 2018

Although it is still widely believed that the management of chronic pain usually requires medications or physical interventions, a growing body of research has demonstrated the efficacy of psychological therapeutic modalities.

Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Depression: Which Work Best?

July 31, 2018

In considering how best to disseminate the many psychotherapeutic techniques to practicing clinicians, the author reviews findings and changes to guidelines on depression treatments.

Can We Prescribe Resilience?

May 16, 2018

It is time for the psychiatric and wider medical world to embrace lessons from the growing science of resilience to treat the wide range of stress-related medical and psychiatric disorders more effectively.

THE QUIZ: Headaches

March 30, 2017

Migraine, tension-type, cluster...test your clinical acumen about headaches with these 16 questions.

Brief Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Interventions for Psychosis

October 31, 2016

Psychiatrists who treat patients with psychosis in institutional, community, and crisis settings provide evaluations and medication management, but rarely consider psychotherapeutic interventions. However, such interventions can be critical in recovery.

Providing Culturally Competent Care: Understanding the Context of Psychosis

October 31, 2016

Culture-the way people make meaning and live their lives in particular social worlds-matters in psychosis. The authors explore how a patient's cultural background should influence the way clinicians think about treatment and care.

5 Clinically Relevant Studies on CBT

September 23, 2016

A summary of important CBT studies with the most current evidence-based information, chosen for their relevance and clinical utility.

Low-Dose Lithium: A Different, Important Tool

September 13, 2016

New research shows the benefits of low-dose lithium-even in the water supply.