10. Cognitive-Behavioural Contributions to Pluralistic Practice: Reflections on an Issue of Some Contention

  1. Martin Milton
  1. Terry Boucher

Published Online: 16 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470667279.ch10

Therapy and Beyond: Counselling Psychology Contributions to Therapeutic and Social Issues

Therapy and Beyond: Counselling Psychology Contributions to Therapeutic and Social Issues

How to Cite

Boucher, T. (2010) Cognitive-Behavioural Contributions to Pluralistic Practice: Reflections on an Issue of Some Contention, in Therapy and Beyond: Counselling Psychology Contributions to Therapeutic and Social Issues (ed M. Milton), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470667279.ch10

Editor Information

  1. University of Surrey, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Surrey, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470715475

Online ISBN: 9780470667279

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • cognitive-behavioural contributions to pluralistic practice - reflections on issues of some contention;
  • cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) - concept of pluralistic practice, of its actual and potential contribution;
  • CBT, modern therapeutic approach - to human condition;
  • two outlines, exemplifying how CBT - can be understood in contrasting ways;
  • therapist's personal style - how they are with themselves in the world and how they are with another;
  • pluralistic practice, counselling psychology and CBT;
  • counselling psychology, inquisitive and open-minded attitude - how we come to ‘know’, principles of pluralistic stance;
  • evidence base for CBT - ignoring concerns as to its validity;
  • CBT and its contribution to pluralistic practice - the future;
  • counselling psychology, CBT - robust, thoughtful and considered appreciation of processes of therapy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • So What is CBT?

  • Pluralistic Practice, Counselling Psychology and CBT

  • CBT and its Contribution to Pluralistic Practice: The Current State of Play

  • CBT and its Contribution to Pluralistic Practice: The Future

  • References