Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

Innovative Applications

Editors: Eisendrath, Stuart J. (Ed.)

  • Explores MBCT applications for both medical and psychiatric conditions
  • Each chapter begins with an illustrative case study
  • Chapters detail the evidence behind the application of MBCT for each specific condition​
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About this book

This book brings together a cutting-edge selection of the most current applications of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), giving clinicians as well as researchers a concise guide to current and future directions. Each chapter begins with in illustrative case study to give readers an example of how MBCT would be used in the clinical setting, followed by an overview of the condition, the theoretical rationale for using MBCT, modifications of MBCT for that disorder, evidence for MBCT use.  Chapters also discuss practical considerations of MBCT, including patient selection, home practice, group size, format, and facilitator training. 
Written by some of the world’s leading physicians using MBCT, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: Innovative Applications is of great value to psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and therapists.  

About the authors

Stuart J. Eisendrath, MD Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Director of the UCSF Depression Center University of California San Francisco 401 Parnassus Avenue San Francisco, CA USA

Reviews

“This book brings together an innovative selection of the most current applications of mindfulness-based treatments to consider the wide range of ailments for which it can be used. … The book is appropriate for all clinicians who are using or interested in this form of treatment. … This is an extensive look at the wide range of illnesses for which MBCT is now being used or investigated.” (Michael Easton, Doody's Book Reviews, October, 2016)


Table of contents (19 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Eisendrath, Stuart J.

    Pages 1-6

  • Distance Delivery of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

    Thompson, Nancy J. (et al.)

    Pages 7-18

  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Insomnia

    Shallcross, Amanda J. (et al.)

    Pages 19-29

  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Improves Depression Symptoms After Traumatic Brain Injury

    Ozen, Lana J. (et al.)

    Pages 31-45

  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy in Women with Breast and Gynecologic Cancers

    Stafford, Lesley (et al.)

    Pages 47-63

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-29866-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-29864-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
Book Subtitle
Innovative Applications
Editors
  • Stuart J. Eisendrath
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-29866-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-29866-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-29864-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 244
Number of Illustrations and Tables
1 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
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