Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Contextual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain

Contextual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain

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Contextual forms of CBT, such as ACT and mindfulness-based therapies, have been linked with improvements in various domains for patients with chronic pain, although predictors and moderators have yet to be elucidated.

Insomnia: Guidelines for Diagnosis and Treatment

Insomnia: Guidelines for Diagnosis and Treatment

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Patients with insomnia should be evaluated using standardized tools and treated with nonpharmacological and pharmacological interventions.

Telephone-Based vs In-Person CBT for Chronic Back Pain

Telephone-Based vs In-Person CBT for Chronic Back Pain

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Interactive voice response-based CBT is as effective as in-person CBT for patients with chronic back pain.

Dr Beth Darnall on Changing Mindset for Pain Relief

Dr Beth Darnall on Changing Mindset for Pain Relief

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A negative pain mindset - catastrophizing - undermines pain treatment effectiveness and facilitates structural brain changes that serve to maintain pain and distress.

Online Cognitive Behavioral Pain Management Course May Benefit Fibromyalgia

Online Cognitive Behavioral Pain Management Course May Benefit Fibromyalgia

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This is especially important given that patients with fibromyalgia have difficulty attending treatment sessions in person.

Low back Pain: a new Clinical Guideline From ACP

Low back Pain: a new Clinical Guideline From ACP

The ACP developed the guideline from randomized, controlled trials and systematic reviews published through April 2015 that focused on noninvasive pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatments for low back pain.

Internet-Based Depression Prevention for Chronic Back Pain

Internet-Based Depression Prevention for Chronic Back Pain

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Study examines the efficacy of Internet- and mobile device-based interventions to prevent depression in patients with chronic back pain.

Customized CBT for HCV Patients Reduces Pain and Substance Use

Customized CBT for HCV Patients Reduces Pain and Substance Use

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A targeted form of CBT is effective in treating chronic pain and substance use disorder in veterans with hepatitis C virus infection.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as First-Line Therapy for Pediatric Migraine

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as First-Line Therapy for Pediatric Migraine

Cognitive behavioral therapy is an effective nonpharmacologic treatment that should be considered as a first-line therapy for pediatric migraine.

Effectiveness of Internet-Based CBT Treatment for Insomnia

Effectiveness of Internet-Based CBT Treatment for Insomnia

SHUTi represents "an attractive solution to challenges of scalability."

Effectiveness of Outpatient Program in Managing Complex Pain

Effectiveness of Outpatient Program in Managing Complex Pain

Patients who learn to manage their pain with CBT and exercise can reduce pain levels.

Biopsychosocial Treatment Effective in Reducing Pain

Biopsychosocial Treatment Effective in Reducing Pain

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Developing and implementing prevention strategies that include psychosocial approaches has become critical in the face of the chronic pain epidemic.

Recommendations for the Management of Chronic Visceral Pain

Recommendations for the Management of Chronic Visceral Pain

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Neurobiological mechanisms are distinct from somatic pain

Many Psychosocial Treatment Options Available for Chronic Pain Management in RA

Many Psychosocial Treatment Options Available for Chronic Pain Management in RA

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Cognitive behavioral therapy, expressive writing, mindfulness, problem-solving: some of the complementary treatment options for RA chronic pain management,

Chronic Pain: The Case for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Chronic Pain: The Case for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

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Chronic pain may be inevitable, but chronic suffering may not have to be.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Improves Insomnia from Chronic Pain

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Improves Insomnia from Chronic Pain

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In patients with chronic pain, cognitive behavioral therapy reduced insomnia and improved pain and depression.

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