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Technical skills and personal attitude in the work of a cognitive psychotherapist
Journal Title: PSICOBIETTIVO 
Author/s: Saverio Ruberti, Raffaella Visini 
Year:  2021 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  15 Pg. 113-127 FullText PDF:  173 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PSOB2021-001012
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This essay investigates the connection between the technical aspects of cognitive psychotherapy as well as the personal and emotional dynamics that elapse between therapist and patient. The authors highlight the increasing relevance of the therapeutic relationship in cognitive psychotherapy and focus on the emotional elements of the therapist-patient interactions and the role that these elements have in enhancing change. These changes are examined by keeping in mind the most recent treatment models, known as the Third Wave of cognitive behavioral psychotherapy.
Keywords: Cognitive psychotherapy; affective aspect of psychotherapeutic relationship; mentalization; metacognition; personal characteristics of psychotherapist; third wave of cognitive-behavioral therapy.

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Saverio Ruberti, Raffaella Visini, Technical skills and personal attitude in the work of a cognitive psychotherapist in "PSICOBIETTIVO" 1/2021, pp. 113-127, DOI:10.3280/PSOB2021-001012

   

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