MBCT :: Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
February 16-21, 2014 • EarthRise Retreat Center, Petaluma, CA
Early-Bird Registration Fee: $1,125 + Room & Board
Required ReadingAll books are available on our Amazon Bookshelf.
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Depression: A New Approach to Preventing Relapse; By Segal, Williams and Teasdale
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain and Illness; By Jon Kabat Zinn
Cognitive Therapy of Depression; By Beck, Rush, Shaw and Emery
While all three of these are highly recommended, the book on MBCT specifically is the most crucial. We highly recommend that you bring your copy with you to the retreat, as you may find it useful to refer to it at certain points. In addition to this material, you may want to save the link to this page, as there are several relevant journal articles posted at the bottom that may be of interest to you.
Following are links to several recent and relevant articles regarding Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, intended for the use of participants in the MBCT Professional Training presented by the UC San Diego Center for Mindfulness. Feel free to download and read the PDF files. They are intended for your personal and professional use.
Coffman SJ, Dimidjian S, Baer RA (2005): Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Prevention of Depressive Relapse. In: Baer RA editor. Mindfulness-Based Treatment Approaches: Clinician's Guide to Evidence Base and Applications Burlington, MA: Academic Press. (pdf)
Kenny MA, Williams JM (2007): Treatment-resistant depressed patients show a good response to Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy. Behav Res Ther 45:617-625. (pdf)
Kingston T, Dooley B, Bates A, Lawlor E, Malone K (2007): Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for residual depressive symptoms. Psychol Psychother 80:193-203. (pdf)
Lau MA, Bishop SR, Segal ZV, Buis T, Anderson ND, Carlson L, et al (2006): The Toronto Mindfulness Scale: development and validation. J Clin Psychol 62:1445-1467. (pdf)
Segal ZV, Kennedy S, Gemar M, Hood K, Pedersen R, Buis T (2006): Cognitive reactivity to sad mood provocation and the prediction of depressive relapse. Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:749-755. (pdf)
Teasdale JD, Segal ZV, Williams JM, Ridgeway VA, Soulsby JM, Lau MA (2000): Prevention of relapse/recurrence in major depression by mindfulness-based cognitive therapy. J Consult Clin Psychol 68:615-623. (pdf)
Segal, Bieling, Young, MacQueen, Cooke, Martin, Bloch and Levitan Antidepressant Monotherapy vs Sequential Pharmacotherapy and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, or Placebo, for Relapse Prophylaxis in Recurrent Depression Arch Gen Psychiatry/Vol 67 (No. 12), Dec 2010. (pdf)
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