Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Scopus||Web of Science®||Altmetric|
|Title:||Efficacy of cognitive behavior therapy for the management of psychological outcomes following spinal cord injury : A meta analysis|
|Citation:||Journal of Health Psychology, 2011; 16(2):374-391|
|Publisher:||Sage Publications Ltd|
|Diana Dorstyn, Jane Mathias and Linley Denson|
|Abstract:||This meta-analysis evaluated the impact of cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) on the psychological adjustment of adults with spinal cord injury (SCI). A comprehensive search of six electronic databases identified 10 studies (424 participants) that met the inclusion criteria. Pre- and post-data for participants who received CBT were pooled and analyzed. Large and significant group differences were noted for measures of assertiveness, coping, self-efficacy, depression and quality of life. These data suggest that CBT has a significant positive impact on short-term psychological outcomes following SCI. However, further research is needed to establish the long-term benefits|
|Keywords:||Humans; Spinal Cord Injuries; Treatment Outcome; Adaptation, Psychological; Depression; Cognitive Therapy; Adult; Middle Aged; Female; Male|
|Rights:||Copyright © 2010 SAGE Publications|
|Appears in Collections:||Psychology publications|
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.