Cognitive therapy as an adjunct to medication in bipolar disorder.

@article{Scott2001CognitiveTA,
  title={Cognitive therapy as an adjunct to medication in bipolar disorder.},
  author={Jan Scott},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry. Supplement},
  year={2001},
  volume={41},
  pages={s164-8}
}
  • Jan Scott
  • Published 2001 in
    The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
Background There is increasing support for the use of cognitive behaviour therapy as an adjunct to medication for patients with bipolar disorder. Aims To explore current psychological models of bipolar disorder, describing the clinical rationale for using cognitive therapy and providing a brief overview of the approach. Method Results from outcome studies are discussed. Results Preliminary findings indicate that cognitive therapy may be beneficial for patients with bipolar disorder. The… CONTINUE READING