UK sources of information and / or support
Has an information leaflet on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Information from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
Provide information about CBT. They maintain a register of qualified practitioners. They also have a series of pamphlets (avaialable for a small charge) which provide information about frequently encountered problems such as Anxiety, Depression, Schizophrenia, PTSD, General Health, OCD, Agoraphobia, Learning Disability, Insomnia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Eating Disorders, Understanding CBT, Sexual Dysfunction, Chronic Pain, Conduct Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Social Phobia, Fear of Flying and Self Help.
Website provides details of how to order a number of educational and self-help booklets with a CBT approach for conditions such as Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, Anorexia Nervosa, Anxiety, Panic, Depression, Phobias.
From Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland Mental Health Trust Website on common mental health problems which complement a CBT approach to therapy.
The Guidance has been published by the Department of Health's Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme. It gives advice and timely support on how primary care trusts (PCTs) may provide cCBT to their local communities.
Their website has a wealth of useful information that explains the approach to treatments. There are also links to supporting evidence, recommended reading and online personality tests.
Provides counselling, psychotherapy and CBT to self-referral clients. Also offers training to counsellors and psychotherapists and continuing professional development for therapists and professionals who use counselling skills and the understanding of organisational dynamics in their work.
Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.
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Information from BUPA.
Further sources / more detailed information
Some non-UK sites
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More detailed medical information
The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.
- PatientPlus - hundreds of medical reference articles provided by Patient UK.
- Evidence Based Medicine - such as from Clinical Evidence, The Cochrane Library, etc.
- Database of UK Clinical Guidelines - from NICE, SIGN, etc.
- Medline - abstracts available from thousands of journals.
- Sites listing free online medical textbooks and journals.
- Sites listing free medical images - pictures, atlases, anatomy, skin diseases, etc.