Chapter 21. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

  1. David Machin4,5,6,
  2. Simon Day7 and
  3. Sylvan Green8
  1. Nicholas Tarrier1,2 and
  2. Til Wykes3

Published Online: 17 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470010167.ch21

Textbook of Clinical Trials, Second Edition

Textbook of Clinical Trials, Second Edition

How to Cite

Tarrier, N. and Wykes, T. (2006) Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, in Textbook of Clinical Trials, Second Edition (eds D. Machin, S. Day and S. Green), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470010167.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Division of Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Sciences, National Cancer Centre Singapore, 11 Hospital Drive, Singapore 16910, Singapore

  2. 5

    UK Children's Cancer Study Group, University of Leicester, UK

  3. 6

    Medical Statistics Group, School of Health and Related Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK

  4. 7

    Licensing Division, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, Room 13–205 Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, London SW8 5NQ, UK

  5. 8

    Arizona Cancer Centre, Tucson, Arizona, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M23 9LT, UK

  2. 2

    University of Manchester, Academic Division of Clinical Psychology, Education and Research Building, Wythenshawe Hospital, Southmoor Road, Manchester M23 9LT, UK

  3. 3

    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAY 2007
  2. Published Print: 24 NOV 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470010143

Online ISBN: 9780470010167



  • cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT);
  • evidence-based health care in general and mental health care;
  • platform and ordnance;
  • duration of untreated psychosis (DUP);
  • Cognitive Therapy Scale for Psychosis–CTSPsy


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Why Carry Out Clinical Trials of Psychological Treatments?

  • Evidenced-Based Practice

  • Platform and Ordnance

  • Background Services

  • Conclusions

  • References