For our non-biological explanation of MDD, we are going to focus on Beck’s cognitive explanation, which features three components; the cognitive triad, the faulty thinking strategies and the silent assumptions.
cognit-1-ppt: Yet another brilliant PowerPoint courtesy of Aidan Sammons, to get us started.
moodco-1-pdf: And Aidan’s accompanying handout.
beck-and-clark-quote: A nice handout with a quote form Beck himself, so you can put a face to a name 😉
a-cognitive-theory-of-depression: My handout on Beck and the cognitive explanation.