Show Summary Details
Page of

(p. 144) Beyond the fundamentals 

(p. 144) Beyond the fundamentals
Chapter:
(p. 144) Beyond the fundamentals
Author(s):

Victoria Bream

, Fiona Challacombe

, Asmita Palmer

, and Paul Salkovskis

DOI:
10.1093/med-psych/9780198703266.003.0004
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY ONLINE (www.oxfordclinicalpsych.com). © Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Clinical Psychology Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 26 January 2021

This chapter provides guidance on some of the issues of complexity, using a number of examples, including case illustrations of mental contamination, post-traumatic stress disorder, and perfectionism. There is a detailed consideration of incorporating compassionate mind work on shame. As obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has a great impact on others around the individual, we focus on working with the involvement of family members in symptoms. The chapter also covers adaptations of standard treatment (group and intensive treatment). We consider how to make best use of supervision, including a detailed discussion of OCD-specific competences and metacompetences, as part of continued development as a therapist. There is an outline for how we might prevent OCD in the future, including disseminating understanding of OCD.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Clinical Psychology requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.