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CBT for Chronic Pain and Psychological Well-Being: A Skills Training Manual Integrating DBT, ACT, Behavioral Activation and Motivational Interviewing

Book Description

The first clinical manual of evidence-based CBT skills for managing psychological issues associated with chronic pain, drawn from current approaches such as DBT, ACT, and motivational interviewing.

  • The first skills training manual in the field of chronic pain and mental health disorders to provide an integrated session-by-session outline that is customizable for clinicians

  • Adaptive and evidence-based - integrates skill sets from DBT, ACT, Behavioral Activation, and Motivational Interviewing to address the unique needs of individual chronic pain sufferers

  • Clinicians can import the approach into their work, selecting the most appropriate skills and sessions, or create an entire therapeutic program with the manual as its foundation

  • Includes invaluable measurement and tracking tools for clinicians required to report outcomes

  • Table of Contents

    1. Title page
    2. Copyright page
    3. Dedication
    4. Acknowledgments
    5. Chapter 1: Introduction to Comorbid Mental Health and Chronic Pain
      1. Health Care Costs
      2. Chronic Pain and Function
      3. Medical Interventions
    6. Chapter 2: Treatment Organization, Outline, and Structure of the Program
      1. The TAG Program for Chronic Pain and Psychological Well-Being – Structure, Purpose, and Rationale
    7. Chapter 3: Clinical Manual for TAG Program
      1. Biological Curriculum
        1. Session focus: Goal setting and motivation
        2. Session focus: Functioning and loss
        3. Session focus: Sleep
        4. Session focus: Emergence and patterns
        5. Session focus: Adherence to treatment protocols
        6. Session focus: Complexity
        7. Session focus: Working with your team
      2. Psychological Curriculum
        1. Session focus: Orientation to change
        2. Session focus: Readiness to change
        3. Session focus: Depression
        4. Session focus: Anxiety
        5. Session focus: First step toward change
        6. Session focus: Anger management
        7. Session focus: Attending to distress
        8. Session focus: Meaning and pain
        9. Session focus: Stress management
        10. Session focus: Defense mechanisms and coping styles
        11. Session focus: Stigma
        12. Session focus: Chemical abuse
        13. Session focus: Lifespan issues
        14. Session focus: Managing flare-ups
      3. Social Curriculum
        1. Session focus: Managing conflict
        2. Session focus: The 3 Is: Identity/Isolation/Insecurity
        3. Session focus: Problem-solving
        4. Session focus: Nurturing support systems
        5. Session focus: Social roles in relationships
        6. Session focus: Intimacy
        7. Session focus: Styles of Interacting
    8. Chapter 4: Handouts and Homework
      1. Goal Setting Handout
      2. Goal Setting Homework
      3. Skills Implementation Plan
      4. Building a Routine Handout
      5. Maintaining a Sleep Hygiene Routine Handout
      6. Sleep Hygiene Homework
      7. Baseline Assessment Form Handout
      8. Baseline Assessment Form Homework
      9. Self-Advocacy Homework (Medical Comprehensiveness)
      10. My Story – Part 1
      11. My Story – Part 2
      12. Behavior Chain Analysis
      13. Keep It Real Handout
      14. Keep It Real Homework
      15. Preparing for an Appointment Handout
      16. Control vs Influence Homework
      17. Readiness to Change Handout
      18. Scheduling Positive Events Homework
      19. Pleased Homework
      20. First Step toward Change Homework
      21. Beliefs about Anger Homework
      22. Managing Conflict Homework
      23. Attributions Homework
      24. Finding Meaning and Purpose Homework
      25. Guided Imagery Handout (Holtberg 2013)
      26. Progressive Muscle Relaxation Handout (Holtberg 2013)
      27. Defense Mechanisms and Coping Styles Handout
      28. Defense Mechanisms and Coping Styles Homework
      29. Stigma Homework
      30. Living Life on Life's Terms Homework
      31. Chemical Abuse Handout
      32. Identifying My Developmental Tasks Homework
      33. Working toward Healthy Development Homework
      34. Turning Fear and Inactivity into Action and Hope Homework
      35. Managing Conflict Homework
      36. The 3 Is Homework
      37. Individual-Based Problem-Solving Model Homework
      38. Social-Based Problem-Solving Model
      39. Barriers to Nurturing Support Systems
      40. Social Roles in Relationships
      41. Intimacy in Relationships
      42. Styles of Interacting Handout
      43. Styles of Interacting Homework
    9. Master Skills Sheet
      1. BIO
      2. PSY
      3. SOC
      4. BIO
      5. PSY
      6. SOC
    10. Appendix
      1. Safety Contract
    11. References
    12. Index
    13. End User License Agreement