Possibilities of Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the Treatment of Depression and Anxiety after Stroke



The paper presents the review of studies of cognitive behavioral therapy efficacy for patients with depression and anxiety after acute cerebral blood flow disturbance. The possibilities of adapting and modifying cognitive behavior methods of intervention to suit the needs and specific features of these patients are discussed. Organization of therapy sessions for patients with cognitive and emotional impairments during rehabilitation after acute cerebral blood flow disturbance is described. The common structure of the psychotherapeutic process and the peculiarities of behavioral and cognitive interventions are considered.

General Information

Keywords: neurorehabilitation, neuropsychological rehabilitation, cognitive behavioral therapy, cerebral blood flow disturbance, stroke, depression, anxiety

Journal rubric: Research Reviews

Article type: review article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/cpp.2018260107

For citation: Zakharchenko D.A., Petrikov S.S. Possibilities of Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the Treatment of Depression and Anxiety after Stroke. Konsul'tativnaya psikhologiya i psikhoterapiya = Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy, 2018. Vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 95–111. DOI: 10.17759/cpp.2018260107. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Information About the Authors

Daria A. Zakharchenko, clinical psychologist, medical rehabilitation unit, National Pirogov Medical Surgical Center, Moscow, Russia, e-mail: d.a.zaharcjenko@gmail.com

Sergey S. Petrikov, Doctor of Medicine, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Director, Sklifosovsky Clinical and Research Institute for Emergency Medicine, Moscow, Russia, ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3292-8789, e-mail: petrikovss@sklif.mos.ru



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