Piet, J., & Hougaard, E. (2011). The effect of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for prevention of relapse in recurrent major depressive disorder: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical Psychology Review, 31(6), 1032-1040. Learn more about mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and its effectiveness.
Shapiro, F. (1996). Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) for Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 27(3), 209-218. After reading this article, the reader will learn more about the history of EMDR for treating PTSD.
Treatment Improvement Protocols. (1999). Enhancing motivation for change in substance abuse treatment. Chapter 3—Motivational Interviewing as a Counseling Style. SAMHSA. This chapter discusses how motivational interviewing was originally created to help clients with substance abuse disorders.
Fuertes, J. N., Brady-Amoon, P., Thind, N., & Chang, T. (2015). The therapy relationship in multicultural psychotherapy. The Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy. Psychotherapy Bulletin, 51(1), 41-45. Learn more about the purpose and use of multicultural psychotherapy when working with clients.
Zaker, B. S., & Boostanipoor, A. (2016). Multiculturalism in counseling and therapy: Marriage and family issues. International Journal of Psychology and Counseling, 8(5), 53-57. This article discusses the importance of multicultural psychology when working with couples and family members.
Hays, P.A. (2009). Integrating evidence-based practice, cognitive-behavior therapy, and multicultural therapy: Ten steps for culturally competent practice. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 40(4), 354-360. Learn how a counselor can integrate both cognitive-behavior therapy and multicultural therapy.
Sue, S., Zane, N., Hall, G.C., and Berger, L.K. (2009). The case for cultural competency in psychotherapeutic interventions. Annual Review of Psychology, 60, 525-548. This article examines the meaning of cultural competency and guidelines for its practice in the mental health field.
Barnett, J.E., & Bivings, N.D. (n.d.). Culturally sensitive treatment and ethical practice. American Psychological Association Divisions. Division 31: State, Provincial and Territorial Psychological Association Affairs. The document located in this website provides counselors with the benchmark for counselors to be culturally sensitive when working with clients.
Abott, R.A., Whear, R., Rodgers, L.R., Bethel, A., Thompson Coon, J., Kuyken, W., Stein, K., & Dickens, C. (2014). Effectiveness of mindfulness-based stress reduction and mindfulness based cognitive therapy in vascular disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 76(5), 341-351. After reading this article, the reader will learn the effectiveness of the two interventions mentioned when working with clients with vascular disease.
Forman, E. M., Herbert, J.D., Moitra, E., Yeomans, P.D., & Geller, P.A. (2007). A randomized controlled effectiveness trial of acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy for anxiety and depression. Behavior Modification, 31(6), 772-799. Learn more about the ACT and its efficacy rates as a form of treatment for anxiety and depression disorders.
Shapiro, F. (2014). The role of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy in medicine: Addressing the psychological and physical symptoms stemming from adverse life experiences. The Permanente Journal, 18(1), 71-77. Learn more about how EMDR can be used with other populations.