Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

  • Zoe MarshmanEmail author
  • Chris Williams


Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is a widely used and evidence-based form of talking therapy/psychotherapy. It aims to help people address unhelpful thinking patterns and ways of responding (behaviours) that can worsen how they feel. The approach has been widely researched and recommended by national guidelines for the treatment of depression, anxiety and phobias.


Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Dental Anxiety Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Intervention Inhalation Sedation General Dental Practitioner 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Dental Public HealthSchool of Clinical Dentistry, University of SheffieldSheffieldUK
  2. 2.Department of Psychosocial PsychiatryUniversity of GlasgowGlasgowUK

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