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CBT and GET The patients have their say

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Gerwyn, Apr 2, 2010.

  1. alphahusky

    alphahusky

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    They are the experts on gravity! I'm sure you'll be cured in no time. ;)
     
  2. Min

    Min Senior Member

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  3. flex

    flex *****

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    I would like to simplify all this with a Spanish magazine article that summarises the data...please be aware the article doesn't exist, I just may have dreamed that I read it and the Spanish is Anglo/Spanish

    CBT ....... Stupido et shitso
    GET......... bago of wanko

    Pacing...... commono fuckin sensio
    Resting...... Si

    gracious!!


    All of the above can be translated into any language upon request.

    Flexio.
     
  4. Orla

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    Thank you for writing about your experience. I think in at least some cases, with some therapists, that CBT could be very very superficial and be sort of llike "Just put on your happy face and everything will be fine".

    Another thing which I would worry about, which I mentioned in a post before is this (and this could happen to some extent even with a CBT therapist who did not adopt the usual CBT School/Psychiatric thoughts on ME/CFS):




    Oh God, if only these people had any idea what this was like.

    Love it, excellent reply.

    Orla
     
  5. Orla

    Orla Senior Member

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    From the Independent (UK Newspaper) 20th February 2010. I have put the best bit in bold. (For those outside the UK, CBT is the latest fad tool to be foisted on the population in general by the government.)

     

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