Tag Archives: Cognitive

Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety Disorders: Science and Practice

Updating and reformulating Aaron T. Beck’s pioneering cognitive model of anxiety disorders, this book is both authoritative and highly practical. The authors synthesize the latest thinking and empirical data on anxiety treatment and offer step-by-step instruction in cognitive assessment, case formulation, cognitive restructuring, and behavioral intervention. They provide evidence-based mini-manuals for treating the five most… Read More »

Degrees of Cognitive Functioning Loss

by andrew prickett Your first question may be “What does Cognitive Functioning mean? Cognitive functioning includes all of the following: Orientation to Person, Place, Time and Situation, Attention Span and Concentration, Memory, General Intelligence, Abstract Thinking, Insight and Judgment, and Perception and Coordination. Two ways of testing a person’s abstract thinking is by proverbs and similarities, such… Read More »

The End of Alzheimer’s: The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline

The instant New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller A groundbreaking plan to prevent and reverse Alzheimer’s Disease that fundamentally changes how we understand cognitive decline.   Everyone knows someone who has survived cancer, but until now no one knows anyone who has survived Alzheimer’s Disease.    In this paradigm shifting book, Dale Bredesen, MD,… Read More »

Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia

Cognitive behavior therapy which has been adapted to treat so many problems, has also brought data-driven and data-yielding treatment to insomnia. Focusing on this evidence-based modality, Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia is a much-needed treatment manual that provides clinicians with the why’s and how’s of this approach in concise and practical terms. This book, which… Read More »