Singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette and Jeffrey Zeig, PhD, director of the Milton Erickson Foundation, discussed parallels between their respective fields during a session at the Evolution of Psychotherapy.
Martin Seligman, PhD, professor of psychology and director of the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania, defined the concept of agency and its critical role in positive psychology.
Aaron T. Beck, DM, professor emeritus of psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania and Judith S. Beck, PhD, president of the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, explained to Evolution of Psychotherapy attendees how recovery-oriented cognitive therapy has helped facilitate progress with otherwise non-responsive mental health patients.
John Gottman, PhD, and Julie Gottman, Phd, co-founders of the Gottman Institute, shared with Evolution of Psychotherapy attendees how they have used technology to better understand why couples are seeking therapy and also address and overcome those issues.
Language, humans' primary mode of communication, is a recent development in the four billion-plus years of evolution, linguistics expert Noam Chomsky, PhD, told Evolution of Psychotherapy attendees in a keynote presented on Wednesday.
Psychotherapy comes in many forms, each with its own applications, strengths, and weaknesses. Familiarizing yourself with common types can help you better recommend treatments to your patients that can help with their recovery.
SAN DIEGO—Psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy appears to have a beneficial and lasting effect on patient mood, but possible approval of the treatment remains some time away, a researcher said at Psych Congress 2019.
There has been a history of therapists being taught that there "should" be a great separation of self in a therapy session and that self-disclosure is not appropriate. In this webinar, we will be discussing the role of self in the psychotherapeutic…