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Scales to measure dimensions of hallucinations and delusions: the psychotic symptom rating scales (PSYRATS).
BACKGROUND Scales to measure the severity of different dimensions of auditory hallucinations and delusions are few. Biochemical and psychological treatments target dimensions of symptoms and validExpand
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Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Schizophrenia: Effect Sizes, Clinical Models, and Methodological Rigor
Background: Guidance in the United States and United Kingdom has included cognitive behavior therapy for psychosis (CBTp) as a preferred therapy. But recent advances have widened the CBTp targets toExpand
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Randomised controlled trial of efficacy of teaching patients with bipolar disorder to identify early symptoms of relapse and obtain treatment
Abstract Objective: To determine the efficacy of teaching patients with bipolar disorder (manic-depressive psychosis) to identify early symptoms of relapse and seek prompt treatment from healthExpand
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A randomized trial of cognitive therapy and imaginal exposure in the treatment of chronic posttraumatic stress disorder.
A randomized trial was performed in which imaginal exposure (IE) and cognitive therapy (CT) were compared in the treatment of chronic posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Patients who continued toExpand
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Posttraumatic stress disorder following medical illness and treatment.
Studies describing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a result of physical illness and its treatment were reviewed. PTSD was described in studies investigating myocardial infarction (MI),Expand
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Randomised controlled trial of cognitive-behavioural therapy in early schizophrenia: acute-phase outcomes.
BACKGROUND Cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) improves persistent psychotic symptoms. AIMS To test the effectiveness of added CBT in accelerating remission from acute psychotic symptoms in earlyExpand
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Is there evidence that cognitive behaviour therapy is an effective treatment for schizophrenia? A cautious or cautionary tale?
Schizophrenia is a severe and disabling disorder with considerable psychological, social and economic costs. Over the last 15 years there has been a significant development in the use of cognitiveExpand
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Positive Clinical Psychology: a new vision and strategy for integrated research and practice.
This review argues for the development of a Positive Clinical Psychology, which has an integrated and equally weighted focus on both positive and negative functioning in all areas of research andExpand
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Illness Management and Recovery: A Review of the Research
Illness management is a broad set of strategies designed to help individuals with serious mental illness collaborate with professionals, reduce their susceptibility to the illness, and copeExpand
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A trial of eye movement desensitization compared to image habituation training and applied muscle relaxation in post-traumatic stress disorder.
Thirty-six patients with PTSD were randomly allocated to individual treatment with imaginal exposure (image habituation training -- IHT), or applied muscle relaxation (AMR) or eye movementExpand
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