Providing an accessible and thorough overview of the practice of CBT within mental health care, this new edition has been updated to include:
Revised chapters on the therapeutic relationship and case formulation; New material on personality disorders and bipolar disorder; New material on working with diversity; Content on the multidisciplinary context of CBT, the service user perspective, CBT from a holistic perspective; Developments within the cognitive behavioral psychotherapies; Continuous professional development for the CBT practitioner; Photocopiable worksheets linked to case studies
Already a tried-and-tested guide for trainee psychologists and psychotherapists, as well as clinicians in mental health services and private practices, this text is also of value to practitioners who need refresher courses in CBT.
Chapter 11: Working with Diversity
Working with Diversity
The term ‘diversity’ has become the ‘umbrella term’, favoured by the government for disadvantaged groups. It helped move the focus away from the overtly political stance of anti-racism to a more apolitical perception of difference. Diversity is a term firmly embedded in the context of multiculturalism, which spans two notions. ...