• Ira Aini Dania Universitas Islam Sumatera Utara
Keywords: Cognitive behavior therapy, schizophrenia, psychological


Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) in the first schizophrenia was developed to provide additional treatment for
residual symptoms arising and also used in patients experiencing anxiety and depression. Rapid progress will
gain from the CBT session when trust has built-in several meeting sessions through increasing mutual
understanding and doing reality tests as in CBT, need to develop. The stages do run slowly following the
cognitive deficits and ongoing symptoms such as hallucinations or sedentary. This article discusses the history
and development of cognitive behavior therapy, depictions, procedures, and techniques of CBT and its processes
in the treatment of schizophrenia.


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