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    • ISBN:9781780338811
    • Publication date:04 Jun 2015

The Complete CBT Guide for Depression and Low Mood

By Lee Brosan and David Westbrook

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A comprehensive self-help guide for people with depression and low mood that also gives invaluable advice for families and other supporters

Overcoming app now available via iTunes and the Google Play Store.

Depression and low mood affect a significant portion of the general public. Sadly, those with depression often experience other problems such as low self-esteem, relationship problems and sleeping problems. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is an extremely effective treatment for depression and low mood and is used widely in the NHS.
The companion book to the popular Complete CBT Guide for Anxiety, this practical self-help book contains essential information about the nature of depression and covers a range of topics including insomnia, relationships, bipolar disorder and postnatal depression. It also provides information on some of the latest treatments such as Mindfulness, Behavioural Activation and Compassion-Focused Therapy.
The chapters on individual techniques or problem areas are written by the leading experts in that field.
Includes individual chapters on:
Low self-esteem by Melanie Fennell
Insomnia and sleep problems by Colin Espie
Rumination by Ed Watkins
Relationship problems by Donald Baucom
Bipolar Disorder by Warren Mansell
Depression in the elderly - Ken Laidlaw
Postnatal Depression - Peter Cooper & Lynne Murray
Depression and ill health - Stirling Moorey
Behavioural Activation by David Richards
Compassion - Paul Gilbert
Mindfulness - Willem Kuyken & Halley Cohen
Imagery - Ann Hackmann & Jon Wheatley

Biographical Notes

Dr Lee Brosan is a consultant psychologist with the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust. Over a long career she has been Head of the Psychological Treatment Service, Trust Lead for the Development of Psychological Therapies, Clinical Associate at the MRC Cognitive and Brain Science Unit in Cambridge, a founder member of the Cambridge Clinical Research Centre for Affective Disorders, and Associate Lecturer in the Experimental Psychology Department at Cambridge.

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  • ISBN: 9781780338804
  • Publication date: 04 Jun 2015
  • Page count: 640
  • Imprint: Robinson
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