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Frustration Intolerance: Therapy Issues and Strategies

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This article aims to provide an overview of the Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) concept of frustration intolerance. Therapeutic issues regarding these beliefs are discussed, including engagement, the use of disputation, and behavioral techniques.

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Harrington, N. Frustration Intolerance: Therapy Issues and Strategies. J Rat-Emo Cognitive-Behav Ther 29, 4–16 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10942-011-0126-4

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Keywords

  • Low frustration tolerance (LFT)
  • Frustration intolerance
  • Rational emotive behavior therapy