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Calear, Alison L.; Christensen, Helen; Mackinnon, Andrew; Griffiths, Kathleen M.; O'Kearney, Richard – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2009
The aim in the current study was to investigate the effectiveness of an online, self-directed cognitive-behavioral therapy program (MoodGYM) in preventing and reducing the symptoms of anxiety and depression in an adolescent school-based population. A cluster randomized controlled trial was conducted with 30 schools (N = 1,477) from across…
Descriptors: Intervention, Prevention, Program Effectiveness, Foreign Countries
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McEvoy, Peter M.; Nathan, Paula – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2007
Researchers have recently suggested that the commonalities across the emotional disorders outweigh the differences, and thus similar treatment principles could be applied in unified interventions. In this study, the authors used a benchmarking strategy to investigate the transportability of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for anxiety and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Group Therapy, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Comparative Analysis
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Dadds, Mark R.; McHugh, Therese A. – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1992
Assessed role of social support in outcome of child management training (CMT) for single parents and assessed impact of adjunctive ally support training (AST) on treatment outcome. Single parents (n=22) with oppositional or conduct-disordered child received either CMT or CMT plus AST. Both groups improved, with changes maintained at followup; AST…
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Behavior Modification, Behavior Problems, Family Counseling
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Halford, W. Kim; And Others – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1993
Examined generalization of behavioral marital therapy (BMT) and enhanced behavioral marital therapy (EBMT), which added cognitive restructuring, affection exploration, and generalization training to BMT. Both techniques were effective in decreasing negative communication behaviors and cognitions across settings for couples (n=26), but there was…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Cognitive Restructuring, Counseling Techniques, Foreign Countries
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Sanders, Matthew R.; And Others – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1994
Conducted controlled clinical trial involving 44 children with recurrent abdominal pain randomly assigned to cognitive-behavioral family intervention (CBFI) or standard pediatric care (SPC). Both treatments resulted in significant improvements on measures of pain intensity and pain behavior. CBFI group had higher rate of complete elimination of…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Children, Clinical Diagnosis, Cognitive Restructuring
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Kirkby, Robert J. – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1994
Women reporting severe premenstrual symptoms were allocated nonrandomly to cognitive-behavioral coping skills treatment (n=13), nonspecific treatment (n=12), or waiting-list group (n=12). Compared with controls, coping skills group reported significant reductions in premenstrual symptomatology and irrational thinking at posttreatment and 9-month…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Change, Cognitive Restructuring, Cognitive Style
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Dadds, Mark R.; And Others – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1987
Assessed the role of marital discord in the outcome of a program training parents in behavioral techniques (behavioral parent training), and the effects of an adjunctive treatment of partner support training (PST) on outcome. Families with an oppositional or conduct disordered child underwent child management training alone or with PST. Measured…
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Behavior Modification, Children, Family Environment
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Christensen, Helen; And Others – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1987
Used a meta-analysis to integrate the research literature on the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Antidepressants, such as clomipramine, and behavior therapy have produced appreciable changes in obsessive-compulsive and depressive symptoms. The effects of tricyclic medication and exposure therapies have not differed significantly, but…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Counseling Effectiveness, Counseling Techniques, Drug Therapy
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Cross, Darryl G.; And Others – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1980
Patients receiving insight therapy or behavior therapy sought informal counsel outside of therapy more often than did control subjects. Patients in the behavior-therapy group used more outside counsel than did those in the insight-therapy group. (Author)
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Counseling Effectiveness, Counseling Theories, Counselor Client Relationship