Cognitive therapy of depression and suicide.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This article reviews the cognitive therapy of depression. The psychotherapy based on this theory consists of behavioral and verbal techniques to change cognitions, beliefs, and errors in logic in the patient's thinking. A few of the various techniques are described and a case example is provided. Finally, the outcome studies testing the efficacy of this approach are reviewed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rush, AJ; Beck, AT

Published Date

  • April 1, 1978

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 32 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 201 - 219

PubMed ID

  • 677351

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9564

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1176/appi.psychotherapy.1978.32.2.201


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States