Hormone replacement therapy shortage: What you CAN do if you can't get hold of your usual HRT
Tackling the menopause without HRT, if you need it, is never going to be easy. But approaches such as cognitive behavioural therapy and daily mindfulness practice may be able to help. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"I must do this!": A latent profile analysis approach to understanding the role of irrational beliefs and motivation regulation in mental and physical health - Turner MJ, Miller A, Youngs H, Barber N, Brick NE, Chadha NJ, Chandler C, Coyle M, Didymus FF, Evans AL, Jones K, McCann B, Meijen C, Rossato CJL.
In the research concerning rational emotive behaviour therapy (REBT) in sport and exercise, irrational beliefs are proposed as a risk factor for health. Concurrent to this, researchers have also indicated that autonomous and controlled motivation, as propo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Jolly Good, Otsuka sign $40M deal for behavioural therapy VR
The use of social skill training VR facilitates the social rehabilitation of patients with mental disorders. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 3, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

I was told the 12 steps would cure my addiction. Why did I end up feeling more broken?
In this quasi-religious programme, ‘working the steps’ is the remedy for any problem, but for me the cracks soon started to showEight of us sat together in a circle in a wooden shed, an outbuilding at a large country house, somewhere in the south of England. The door was ajar, and spring light flooded the room. “Can anyone name any treatment methods for addiction, other thanthe 12 steps? ” asked a counsellor.“Cognitive behavioural therapy? ” offered a patient.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 4, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Oscar Quine Tags: Mental health Drugs Alcoholism Methamphetamine (crystal meth) Society Life and style World news Christianity Religion Psychology Source Type: news

Promoting Attachment Through Healing (PATH): results of a retrospective feasibility study providing trauma-and-violence-informed care to pregnant women - Mantler T, Jackson KT, Walsh EJ, Jackson B, Baer JR, Davidson CA, Shillington KJ, Parkinson S.
AIM: To evaluate the impact of a trauma and violence-informed cognitive behavioural therapy (TVICBT) intervention, compared with standard care on mental health, coping, bonding and maternal-infant attachment among pregnant women with a history of intimate ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Why do public safety personnel seek tailored internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy? An observational study of treatment-seekers - McCall HC, Landry CA, Ogunade A, Carleton RN, Hadjistavropoulos HD.
First responders and other public safety personnel (PSP) experience elevated rates of mental disorders and face unique barriers to care. Internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy (ICBT) is an effective and accessible treatment that has demonstrated ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

‘It gave me an ability to enjoy life’: readers on cognitive behavioural therapy
Two people tell us about their experiences with CBT and how it changed their livesThe psychotherapist Aaron Beck, known as the father of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT),died on Tuesday aged 100 at his Philadelphia home. CBT is a form of treatment that helps patients to analyse and manage negative thinking patterns rather than focusing on past conflicts. Here, two people tell us about their experiences with CBT and how it changed their lives.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 4, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alfie Packham and Clea Skopeliti Tags: Mental health Psychology Society Science Source Type: news

Kry to roll-out digital mental health service across Europe
The internet cognitive behavioural therapy programme will launch in 2022. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 3, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Dr Aaron Beck, the father of cognitive behavioural therapy, dies aged 100
Beck ’s work revolutionised the diagnosis and treatment of depression and other psychological disorders and continues to have a resounding influenceDr Aaron T Beck, a groundbreaking psychotherapist widely regarded as the father of cognitive therapy, died on Monday at his Philadelphia home aged 100.Beck ’s work revolutionised the diagnosis and treatment of depression and other psychological disorders. He died peacefully early in the morning, according to astatement issued by the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, which he co-founded with his daughter, Dr Judith Beck.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 2, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press Tags: Psychology Depression Mental health Source Type: news

A lived experience co-designed study protocol for a randomised control trial: the Attempted Suicide Short Intervention Program (ASSIP) or Brief Cognitive Behavioural Therapy as additional interventions after a suicide attempt compared to a standard Suicide Prevention Pathway (SPP) - Stapelberg NJC, Bowman C, Woerwag-Mehta S, Walker S, Davies A, Hughes I, Michel K, Pisani AR, Van Engelen H, Delos M, Hageman T, Fullerton-Smith K, Krishnaiah R, McDowell S, Cameron A, Scales TL, Dillon C, Gigante T, Heddle C, Mudge N, Zappa A, Edwards M, Gutjahr S, Joshi H, Turner K.
BACKGROUND: Despite being preventable, suicide is a leading cause of death and a major global public health problem. For every death by suicide, many more suicide attempts are undertaken, and this presents as a critical risk factor for suicide. Currently, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

The experience of cognitive behavioural therapy in depressed adolescents who are fatigued - Herring GT, Loades ME, Higson-Sweeney N, Hards E, Reynolds S, Midgley N.
This study explored the experience ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Metabolic variables associated with response to cognitive behavioural therapy for depression in females: a Canadian biomarker integration network for depression (CAN-BIND) study - Jones BDM, Levitan RD, Wang W, Uher R, Rotzinger S, Foster JA, Kennedy SH, Farzan F, Quilty LC, Kloiber S.
INTRODUCTION: Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is an established first-line treatment for depression; however, it remains unclear which factors predict a positive outcome with this approach. Prior work suggests that co-morbid obesity predicts a poorer r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Digitally supported CBT to reduce paranoia and improve reasoning for people with schizophrenia-spectrum psychosis: the SlowMo RCT
Abstract Background Reasoning may play a causal role in paranoid delusions in psychosis. SlowMo, a new digitally supported cognitive –behavioural therapy, targets reasoning to reduce paranoia. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cognitive behavioural therapy versus health education for sleep disturbance and fatigue after acquired brain injury: a pilot randomised trial - Ymer L, McKay A, Wong D, Frencham K, Grima N, Tran J, Nguyen S, Junge M, Murray J, Spitz G, Ponsford J.
BACKGROUND: Sleep disturbance and fatigue are highly prevalent after acquired brain injury (ABI) and are associated with poor functional outcomes. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is a promising treatment for sleep and fatigue problems after ABI, althou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Medication-assisted treatment and self-help group participation among military veterans with opioid or alcohol use disorder - Albright DL, McDaniel JT, Suntai Z, Laha-Walsh MK, Frick K, Weatherly T, McIntosh S.
INTRODUCTION: Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is a combination of behavioural therapy and medications to assist with recovery and has been administered to individuals with alcohol and opioid withdrawal symptoms. Military veterans seeking MAT could have... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news