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Cognitive Case Formulation Worksheet

Amanda Knowles

On this page we will provide you with a Cognitive Case Formulation Worksheet it will help you understand the cognitive case formulation.

What is a Cognitive Case Formulation Worksheet?

Case formulation is a very useful conceptual and clinical tool in psychotherapy. Case formulation can fill the gap between diagnosis and treatment, with the potential to provide insights into the integrative, explanatory, prescriptive, predictive, and therapist aspects of a case. A case formulation should provide a coherent summary and explanation of a client’s symptoms and problems. (Persons, 2008)

How will the Cognitive Case Formulation Worksheet help?

The case formulation bridges the assessment and treatment plan and informs a clinician’s treatment choices. It helps not only the therapist but also the client to connect the diagnosis, treatment and the symptoms. The worksheet will help you establish how others may perceive your behavior in a particular situation. It is about getting different perspectives about a problem.

Instructions on how to use the Cognitive Case Formulation Worksheet

The worksheet has all the essential components that are required to formulate a case.

You can download this worksheet here.

Conclusion

On this page, we provided you with a Cognitive Case Formulation Worksheet which hopefully helped you understand the cognitive case formulation.

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Amanda Knowles

Sara Quitlag is an Applied Psychologist, with a deep interest in psychopathology and neuropsychology and how psychology impacts and permeates every aspect of our environment. She has worked in Clinical settings (as Special Ed. Counselor, CBT Therapist) and has contributed at local Universities as a Faculty member from time to time. She has a graduate degree in English Literature and feels very connected to how literature and psychology interact. She feels accountable and passionate about making a "QUALITY" contribution to the overall global reform and well-being. She actively seeks out opportunities where she can spread awareness and make a positive difference across the globe for the welfare of our global society.