Comparing Models of Emotion in Therapy

Leslie S. Greenberg, PhD, Norka T. Malberg, PsyD, and Michael A. Tompkins, PhD. (2017). Comparing Models of Emotion in Therapy. Emotions In Psychotherapy Video Series. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In cognitive behavioral therapy, emotion stands with thought and behavior as one of the interacting elements that make up a person's inner life. In [...]

Working With Emotion in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Tompkins, M. A. (2017). Working With Emotion in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Emotions In Psychotherapy Video Series. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In cognitive behavioral therapy, emotion stands with thought and behavior as one of the interacting elements that make up a person's inner life. In this approach, all three are seen as connected [...]

Thought Record

  Davidson, J., Persons, J. B., & Tompkins, M. A. (2000).  Cognitive-behavior therapy for depression:  Using the thought record. APA Psychotherapy Videotape Series.  Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In Using the Thought Record, Drs. Joan Davidson, Jacqueline B. Persons, and Michael A. Tompkins demonstrate and discuss the use of the thought record [...]

Structure of Therapy

Davidson, J., Persons, J. B., & Tompkins, M. A. (2000).  Cognitive-behavior therapy for depression:  Structure of the therapy session. APA Psychotherapy Videotape Series.  Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In Structure of the Therapy Session, Drs. Joan Davidson, Jacqueline B. Persons, and Michael A. Tompkins discuss and demonstrate the structure of a typical [...]

Specific Phobias

Tompkins, M. A. (2012). Cognitive-behavioral therapy for specific phobias. APA Psychotherapy Videotape Series II (Specific Treatments for Specific Populations). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Exposure-based cognitive–behavioral therapy is the treatment of choice for specific phobias. A phobia, or an extreme fear of a specific situation or object that results in severe distress [...]

Shema Change

Tompkins, M. A., Persons, & J. B., Davidson, J. (2000). Cognitive-behavior therapy for depression:  Schema change methods. APA Psychotherapy Videotape Series.  Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In Schema Change Methods, Drs. Michael A. Tompkins, Jacqueline B. Persons, and Joan Davidson discuss and illustrate ways for changing a client’s maladaptive core beliefs in [...]

Video Case Formulation

Persons, J. B., Tompkins, M. A., & Davidson, J. (2000). Cognitive-behavior therapy for depression: Individualized case formulation and treatment planning. APA Psychotherapy Videotape Series. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In Individualized Case Formulation and Treatment Planning, Drs. Jacqueline B. Persons, Michael A. Tompkins, and Joan Davidson explain and demonstrate the initial steps in cognitive–behavioral [...]

Activity Scheduling

Persons, J. B., Davidson, J., & Tompkins, M. A. (2000).  Cognitive-behavior therapy for depression:  Activity Scheduling.  APA Psychotherapy Videotape Series.  Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. In Activity Scheduling, Drs. Jacqueline B. Persons, Joan Davidson, and Michael A. Tompkins explain and demonstrate one of the fundamental building blocks of cognitive–behavioral therapy (CBT): helping [...]