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what is the difference between cognitive behavioral therapy and psychodynamic therapy

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Michael
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Focus and Method: Cbt focuses on thinking errors, negative cycles of behavior, and has more therapist-hands-on methods for directly interrupting and correcting those. P ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Therapy: Psychotherapy evaluates, listens, engages in conversation, suggests, consoles, and brings about understanding. CBT picks up on negative thinking and i ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
CBT: Yes! Seek a cognitive-behavioral therapist who specializes in phobias. One method they use is systematic desensitization which slowly and incrementall ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mounir Belcadi
Specializes in Psychiatry
Change Sleep habits: Cognitive behavioral therapy (cbt ) for insomnia is a very effective, non pill way to deal with insomnia. Usually a cbt course involves looking at sle ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychosocial: interventions is a broad term which includes cognitive behavioral therapy, support groups, self-help books, etc. CBT is done w/a mental health profes ... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Cognitive therapy: is closely related to Rational Emotive Therapy. A good book for help w/cognitive therapy is "Feeling Good" by David Burns. Peace and good health. He ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ray Holt
Dr. Ray Holt answered
27 years experience Family Medicine
2 different rehabs: Massage does just that, massages sore tight muscles. Whereas physical therapy stretches and strengthens muscles and joints.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neill Cohen
37 years experience Clinical Psychology
CBT fo A focus on "automatic thoughts" and behavior patterns.: A session often involves examining a thought log, or discussing often subtle forms of thinking, that can contribute to anxious and deoressed feelings, ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
CBT stands for: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and it is a form of psychotherapy. It is focused on the here and now and not analytic. Thinking generates feelings and ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
Revise Your Thinking: The relationship between one's thoughts (cognitions), behaviors, and emotions are emphasized in cognitive-behavioral therapy (cbt). Often, when a pers ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Eitner
33 years experience Family Medicine
Specialization: In general terms, occupational therapy is a specialized form of physical therapy. Pts may focus on treating an injury and healing the body. Ots focu ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
38 years experience Psychiatry
Wallet shrinking: I know of no side effects from this treatment other than changing of behavior. Some might not like the changes but I suspect most would appreciate it ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience Pediatrics
Inpatient success: In a 2002 study DBT, a form of cognitive behavioral therapy provided in an inpatient setting for three months seemed be successful in reducing symptom ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Relaxation & coping: Usic that you enjoy will help you relax and be less up tight. Then it helps you to think more clearly and cope with your stress. If you can learn to d ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
Analogy Bytes: U know how some programmers don't care abt computer hardware whereas those who build hardware can't ignore how programs run on the hardware? Well, cog ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
A Therapeutic Method: Cognitive therapy (ct) is a type of psychotherapy that could be classified under the broader rubric of cognitive-behavioral therapies. Ct or cbt invol ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
Thoughts matter: The fundamental idea behind cbt is that our interpretations of events affect our emotions and behavior. Thoughts, behaviors, and emotions are intercon ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
21 years experience Child Psychiatry
Talk therapy: Psychodynamic therapy focuses on making a person consciously aware of previously unconscious childhood experiences, wishes, fears, desires, and motiva ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
No difference: Physiotherapy is a fused version of physical therapy. In the US, physical therapy is a preferred term, though.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Musello
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
None: DBT is a treatment approach used by therapists trained in it.It heals by teaching life skills in 4 categories: mindfulness, emotional regulation, int ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Michael
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Some: Counseling psychologists can get licensed for mental health purposes just like clinical. Usually they focus on more 'normative' problems in living, ed ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Be an expert: Psychologists Use their specialized knowledge and discipline of known principles in order to help patients cope and understand various behavioral appr ... Read More
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