Year: 1983 Source: Hospital and Community Psychiatry, v.34, no.12, (December 1983), p.1119-1127 SIEC No: 19840002

Cognitive therapy is based on the premise that cognition is a primary determinant of mood & behavior. Authors discuss it’s application to treating depression. They theorize that cognitive therapy can improve depressive mood by focusing on cognitions. (MRE)