Impact of online mindfulness based cognitive therapy on suicidal ideation: a secondary analysis of a randomized trial of mindful mood balance - Dimidjian S, Kaufman J, Coleman N, Levy J, Beck A, Gallop R, Segal ZV.
BACKGROUND: To address the elevated prevalence of depression, suicide, and suicidal ideation, patients require increased access to effective interventions. Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy has a strong evidence base in relapse prophylaxis and can be del... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Schools use therapy-based programs for 'overwhelmed' kids
Schools are turning to educational programs based on cognitive behavior therapy in an effort to help overwhelmed children stay in school and learn (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Cognitive behavior therapy for driving fear: a pilot randomized controlled trial - Fischer C, Heider J, Taylor JE, Schr öder A.
Fear of driving is common in clinical practice, while its treatment programs are understudied. This is the first randomized controlled trial to evaluate a newly developed protocol for cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) for driving fear compared with a wait l... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload 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

Factors associated with relapse and recurrence of major depressive disorder in patients starting mindfulness-based cognitive therapy - de Klerk-Sluis JM, Huijbers MJ, L öcke S, Spijker J, Spinhoven P, Speckens AEM, Ruhe HG.
BACKGROUND: Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is effective for relapse prevention in major depressive disorder (MDD). It reduces cognitive reactivity (CR) and rumination, and enhances self-compassion and mindfulness. Although rumination and mindfu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

If You ’re Feeling Anxious, Try This 2,000-Year-Old, Neuroscience-Backed Hack
Some 2,000 years ago, in the throes of a targeted chase to his death, a Roman philosopher named Seneca had a thought: “what’s the worst that can happen?” Today, a growing body of research finds that a Seneca-inspired exercise—inviting the worried brain to literally envision its worst fears realized—is one of the most evidence-based treatments for anxiety. In scientific terms, that exercise is called imaginal exposure, or “facing the thing you’re most afraid of” by summoning it in your mind, says Dr. Regine Galanti, the founder of Long Island Behavioral Psychology, and a licen...
Source: TIME: Health - November 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Julia Hotz Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Mental Health 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

Dr. Aaron Beck, father of cognitive therapy, dies at 100
A groundbreaking psychotherapist known as the father of cognitive therapy has died at age 100 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Dr. Aaron T. Beck, Developer of Cognitive Therapy, Dies at 100
It was an answer to Freudian analysis: a pragmatic, thought-monitoring approach to treating anxiety, depression and other mental disorders, and it changed psychiatry. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Benedict Carey Tags: Deaths (Obituaries) Therapy and Rehabilitation Anxiety and Stress Mental Health and Disorders Depression (Mental) Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Beck, Aaron T Cognitive Behavior Therapy Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy Source Type: news

Attentional control may be modifiable with mindfulness-based cognitive therapy to prevent suicide - Chesin MS, Keilp JG, Kline A, Stanley B, Myers C, Latorre M, St Hill LM, Miller RB, King AR, Boschulte DR, Rodriguez KM, Callahan M, Sedita M, Interian A.
OBJECTIVE: To test whether Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy to Prevent Suicide (MBCT-S) is associated with improvement in attentional control, an objective marker of suicide attempt. METHOD: In the context of a randomized clinical trial targetin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm 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

What Causes Facial Pain?
Discussion Dental caries are one of the most common infections. It is usually caused by Streptococcus viridans. Dental caries are also quite preventable with brushing the teeth at least twice a day with a fluoridated dentifrice, use of dental floss, and preventative dental appointments with application of fluoride varnish and sealants as appropriate. Fluoridated water supplies also help. A review can be found here. Facial pain is often acute, self-limited and etiologies that may be obvious such as trauma or infection. Facial pain can also overlap with cranial pain (mainly headache), neck pain (often lymphadenopathy or musc...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 4, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news