CBT cycle worksheet
What is the theory behind this CBT cycle worksheet?
Cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) is A therapeutic method that helps individuals in coping with problematic thoughts, behaviors, and emotions. It has proven to be very effective for people with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). People having OCD engage in specific compulsive behaviors to feel temporary relief from the obsessive thoughts that cause them severe distress. But these thoughts are recurrent forming a vicious cycle of disorder. The main issue with this is that people are unaware how the cycle works and are unable to identify the thoughts and behaviors individually.
How will the worksheet help?
This worksheet will help the clients into breaking their Obsessive compulsive disorder into small phases. This will provide them an overview of their problem. This worksheet will also help the therapist in providing psychoeducation to the clients.
How to use this worksheet?
To use this worksheet, think about what happens when you start having an obsessive thought and what leads after it. Then fill the details below in the provided boxes.
You can download this worksheet here