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Check out our latest articles and news about CBT including information about mindfulness, acceptance, self-compassion, relationship problems, schema identification, dealing with urges, interpersonal communication and more. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a term used to describe a form of therapeutic treatment that combines strategies used in both cognitive and behavior therapies as well as other scientifically proven evidence-based treatments.

These treatments have demonstrated to be highly effective in alleviating a variety of struggles including: panic, social phobia, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety and rumination, eating disorders, marital distress, anger, chronic pain, and trauma. CBT helps individuals develop effective coping skills.

Postpartum blues (baby blues) and postpartum depression are two different conditions, and being able to distinguish between postpartum blues vs depression is crucial for new mothers. Baby blues are common, short-lived, and manageable with support. Postpartum depression, however, is more...

Does your heart race after a cup of coffee? Caffeine anxiety is a common concern, and you’re not alone. There are ways to manage this. This article will guide you through immediate relief techniques and long-term strategies to keep anxiety...

Bored and looking for ways to overcome it? This article gives therapy tips to overcome boredom with practical solutions. Expect strategies on new hobbies, mindfulness, and goal setting. Find joy and fulfillment today. Key Takeaways Understanding boredom and its deeper...

Choosing the right ERP therapist can significantly impact your journey towards managing OCD. In this guide, we’ll break down what qualifications to look for, questions to ask, and red flags to avoid when selecting an ERP therapist. By the end,...

Dissociative disorders cause a disconnect between thoughts, memories, and identity, often due to trauma. They can disrupt daily life and need proper treatment. This article explains what dissociative disorders are, their symptoms, types, causes, and treatment options. Key Takeaways Dissociative...

When it comes to OCD vs perfectionism, understanding their differences is key. OCD, or obsessive-compulsive disorder, involves intrusive thoughts and compulsive behaviors that can disrupt daily life. Perfectionism, on the other hand, is a personality trait where one sets high...

Searching for the perfect therapist match? This guide covers essential steps to help you find a therapist who meets your specific needs and preferences. You’ll learn about evaluating therapist credentials, understanding therapy preferences, and leveraging matching services efficiently. Key Takeaways...

The cultural humility framework fosters continuous self-reflection and learning, helping professionals better understand their own biases and cultural identities. This article explains the principles of cultural humility, its significance in professional settings, and practical ways to incorporate it into your...

Struggling with night anxiety can leave you tossing and turning, desperate for rest. This article explains what triggers night anxiety and offers practical strategies to help you get better sleep. Key Takeaways Night anxiety, characterized by heightened anxieties and nocturnal...

Therapeutic rain is a mindfulness technique designed to improve emotional well-being. Through the RAIN method (Recognize, Allow, Investigate, Nurture), this practice helps manage anxiety, cultivate self-compassion, and address negative emotions. In this article, we’ll break down each step and explain...

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