In this Discussion, you will closely examine behavioral and cognitive theories with regard to how they are similar and dissimilar.
To prepare for this Discussion:
â€¢ Review the readings for this week.
â€¢ Consider how therapists might differ in their sessions when using these theories.
With these thoughts in mind:
Post by Day 4 a brief review that compares and contrasts two of the theories presented this week. In your review, be sure to address the following points:
â€¢ Key concepts/unique attributes
â€¢ Historical/contextual development of the theory (if relevant)
â€¢ Role of the therapist
â€¢ Research support for the theory
Corey, G. (2017). Theory and practice of counseling and psychotherapy (10th ed.). Belmont, CA: Thomson Brooks/Cole.
- Chapter 9, “Behavior Therapy”
- Chapter 10, “Cognitive Behavior Therapy”