Advertisement

REBT in Group Therapy

  • Kimberly A. AlexanderEmail author
  • Kristene A. Doyle
Chapter

Abstract

Albert Ellis began practicing group therapy with deviant adolescents utilizing a psychoanalytic approach in the early year of 1949 at the New Jersey State Diagnostic Center. For many of the same reasons he criticized individual therapy using psychoanalysis, he had similar views about conducting group therapy with psychoanalysis.

Keywords

REBT Group therapy Research Treatment 

References

  1. Anton, R., & David, D. (2015). A randomized clinical trial of a new preventive rational emotive and behavioral therapeutical program of prepartum and postpartum emotional distress. The Journal of Evidence-Based Psychotherapies, 15(1), 3–15.Google Scholar
  2. Barekatain, M., Taghavi, T., Salehi, M., & Hasanzadeh, A. (2006). The efficacy of rational-emotive-behavioral versus relaxation group therapies in treatment of aggression of offspring of veterans with post traumatic stress disorder. Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 11(1), 34–40.Google Scholar
  3. Cowan, D., & Brunero, S. (1997). Group therapy for anxiety disorders using rational emotive behaviour therapy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 6, 164–168.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. David, D., Cotet, C., Matu, S., Mogoase, C., & Stefan, S. (2017). 50 years of rational-emotive and cognitive-behavioral therapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychology.  https://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22514
  5. DiGiuseppe, R. A., Doyle, K. A., Dryden, W., & Backx, W. (2013). A practitioner’s guide to rational-emotive therapy (3rd ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Dunn, J. G., & Holt, N. L. (2004). A qualitative investigation of a personal-disclosure mutual-sharing team building activity. The Sport Psychologist, 18(4), 363–380.  https://doi.org/10.1123/tsp.18.4.363 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. Ellis, A. (1997). REBT and its application to group therapy. In J. Yankura & W. Dryden (Eds.), Special applications of REBT: a therapist’s casebook. (pp. 131–161). New York, NY: Springer.Google Scholar
  8. Holt, N. L., & Dunn, J. G. (2006). Guidelines for delivering personal-disclosure mutual-sharing team building interventions. The Sport Psychologist, 20(3), 348–367.  https://doi.org/10.1123/tsp.20.3.348 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Iftene, F., Predescu, E., Stefan, S., & David, D. (2015). Rational-emotive and cognitive-behavior therapy (REBT/CBT) versus pharmacotherapy versus REBT/CBT plus pharmacotherapy in the treatment of major depressive disorder in youth; a randomized clinical trial. Psychiatry Research, 225(3), 687–694.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2014.11.021 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. Mohammed, S., & Dumville, B. C. (2001). Team mental models in a team knowledge framework: Expanding theory and measurement across disciplinary boundaries. Journal of Organizational Behavior, 22(2), 89–106.  https://doi.org/10.1002/job.86 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. Teyber, E. (2000). Interpersonal process in psychotherapy: A relational approach (4th ed.). Belmont, CA: Brooks/Cole.Google Scholar
  12. Vertopoulos, E., & Turner, M. J. (2017). Examining the effectiveness of a Rational Emotive Personal-Disclosure Mutual-Sharing (REPDMS) intervention on the irrational beliefs and rational beliefs of Greek adolescent athletes. The Sport Psychologist, 31(3), 264–274.  https://doi.org/10.1123/tsp.2016-0071 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. Weisz, J. R., Mccarty, C. A., & Valeri, S. M. (2006). Effects of psychotherapy for depression in children and adolescents: A meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 132(1), 132–149.  https://doi.org/10.1037/0033-2909.132.1.132 CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  14. Yankura, J., & Dryden, W. (1997). Special applications of REBT: A therapist’s casebook. New York, NY: Springer.Google Scholar
  15. Yalom, I. D. (1995). The theory and practice of group psychotherapy. New York, NY: BasicBooks.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Albert Ellis InstituteNew YorkUSA

Personalised recommendations