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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

 

CBT is an approach that combines both cognitive and behavioural techniques to bring about change. It is based on the view that stressful states like anxiety and depression, are exaggerated and prolonged by a biased way of thinking about the self, others and about the world. Thoughts can become distorted and unhelpful. This worsens how a person feels. They may then behave in a way that maintains their distress. The approach usually focuses on difficulties in the here and now. Once a therapeutic alliance has been formed, clients and therapists work together to identify and understand how their thoughts affect their feelings and behaviors. Therapy involves challenging maladaptive thoughts and beliefs using rational logic and evidence and trying new more functional behaviors to bring about change.

 

 

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Dance & Movement Therapy Workshop at Recovery Zone

Join Recovery Zone’s Dance & Movement Therapy workshop! In this workshop, through the techniques of the Expressive Relational Dance Movement Therapy (DMT-ER), we create a space in which we communicate with each other through the movement of our body. This will be an opportunity for us to do a broader and deeper level of communication ...

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Art Therapy Programs at Recovery Zone

Join Recovery Zone’s various Art Therapy programs! We offer the following: Individual Sessions¬†(Online or Face-to-Face) This service is usually face to face with only the client, the therapist and of course the artwork. It is focused solely on the client to creatively express, reflect and explore thoughts, emotions, relationships and difficulties in the safety of ...

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