Title

Prolonging the Benefits of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents at Risk for Major Depression

Date

5-28-2015 9:00 AM

End Time

28-5-2015 11:00 AM

Location

Werner University Center (WUC) Pacific Room

Department

Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science

Session Chair

Daryl Thomas

Session Chair

Janet Roberts

Session Title

Health and Exercise Science Poster Session

Faculty Sponsor(s)

Siobhan Maty

Presentation Type

Poster session

Abstract

This presentation discusses a proposed study to evaluate the effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) as a tool to treat depression in adolescents. The study design focuses on adolescents ages 13-19 who score above 30 on the Beck Depression Inventory. Presenters will discuss the importance of group sessions as they relate to CBT and the benefits of providing continued support after group sessions.

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May 28th, 9:00 AM May 28th, 11:00 AM

Prolonging the Benefits of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents at Risk for Major Depression

Werner University Center (WUC) Pacific Room

This presentation discusses a proposed study to evaluate the effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) as a tool to treat depression in adolescents. The study design focuses on adolescents ages 13-19 who score above 30 on the Beck Depression Inventory. Presenters will discuss the importance of group sessions as they relate to CBT and the benefits of providing continued support after group sessions.