Schizophrenia - SS3 - Therapies - CBT

HideShow resource information
Which 3 psychologists suggest that CBT is effective?
Drury et al, Kuipers et al & Gould et al
1 of 6
What did Drury et al find benefits in terms of?
A reduction of positive symptoms and a 25-50% reduction in recovery time for patients given a combination of antipsychotics and CBT
2 of 6
What did Kuipers et al find with CBT?
Lower patient drop out rates and greater patient satisfaction when used in addition to antipsychotic medication
3 of 6
What did Gould et al find in a meta-analysis of 7 studies?
A significant decrease in positive symptoms of schizophrenia after treatment
4 of 6
Why is CBT appropriate?
CBT works by creating less distressing explanations for e psychotic experiences rather than trying to eliminate them completely = safety behaviours
5 of 6
How did Kingdon & Kirschen show CBT to be inappropriate?
Studied 142 patients and found many were not suitable for CBT as psychiatrists believed they would not full engage with the therapy & older patients deemed less suitable than younger ones
6 of 6

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

What did Drury et al find benefits in terms of?

Back

A reduction of positive symptoms and a 25-50% reduction in recovery time for patients given a combination of antipsychotics and CBT

Card 3

Front

What did Kuipers et al find with CBT?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

What did Gould et al find in a meta-analysis of 7 studies?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Why is CBT appropriate?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all Schizophrenia resources »