Motivational Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Distinctive Features

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This informative and straightforward book explores the emergence of motivational interviewing (MI) and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), with specific attention given to the increasing focus on the central importance of the therapeutic alliance in improving client outcomes. Comprising 30 short chapters divided into two parts – theory and practice – this entry in the popular "CBT Distinctive Features Series" covers the key features of MI-informed CBT, offering essential guidance for students and practitioners experienced in both MI and CBT, as well as practitioners from other theoretical orientations who require an accessible guide to this developing approach.

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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages172
ISBN (Electronic)9780429020896
ISBN (Print)9780367074586
Publication statusPublished - 16 Dec 2019

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