Definition of Cognitive Behavior Therapy

A type of psychotherapy utilized to treat different forms of mental disorders.The treatment involves the identification of unhelpful or destructive patterns of thinking and behaviors and the subsequent replacement with behaviors that are beneficial and constructive.

Cognitive Behavior Therapy is from the group

Psychotherapy

Other Names for Cognitive Behavior Therapy

Cognitive Behavior Therapy
CBT
CT

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