Review: 'Through the Shadowlands’ describes Julie Rehmeyer's ME/CFS Odyssey
I should note at the outset that this review is based on an audio version of the galleys and the epilogue from the finished work. Julie Rehmeyer sent me the final version as a PDF, but for some reason my text to voice software (Kurzweil) had issues with it. I understand that it is...
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Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Has Anyone Here Benefited at All?

Discussion in 'Alternative Therapies' started by slayadragon, Jun 15, 2010.

  1. Sean

    Sean Senior Member

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    Largely agree with that. Though I am increasingly concerned that simple medical advice, basic patient education, to keep within your limits is now being portrayed as some complicated formal 'therapy' that can only be taught by highly trained experts. It is utter nonsense and little more than naked empire building.

    How did the human race make it so far before the age of experts to tell us how to live properly?
     
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  2. Enid

    Enid Senior Member

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    CBT is only after all a behavioural approach created by Aaron Beck Psychiatrist - Emeritus Prof. Surely not intended for a biological disease. Much on the Web about it all and very difficult/impossible to reconcile with ME.
     

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