Case conceptualisation / Case formulation

Case formulation is the core component of CBT. It can help therapists and clients to understand the origin, current status, and maintenance of problem. Formulations can range from cross-sectional (here and now) to longitudinal (understanding origins), and from models for specific disorders to idiosyncratic for a particular client's situation.

"[Formulation is]The lynch pin that holds theory and practice together" (Butler, 1998)

cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) worksheets for case conceptualisation / formulation

Core-Belief-Driven CBT Formulation Worksheet
Belief-Driven CBT Formulation

Compassionate Mind Formulation Worksheet
Compassionate Mind Formulation

CBT Cross-Sectional Formulation Worksheet
Cross Sectional CBT Formulation

CBT Friendly Formulation Worksheet
Friendly Formulation

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Jacqueline Persons-Style Case Formulation

Judith Beck Formulation Worksheet
Judith Beck-Style Case Formulation

Longitudinal Formulation 1
Longitudinal Formulation

Longitudinal Formulation 2
Longitudinal Formulation 2

Schema Activation Formulation
Schema Activation Formulation

Vicious Flower Formulation
Vicious Flower Formulation

CBT disorder models

Cognitive Model Of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Cognitive Model Of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)

Cognitive Model Of Delusions
Cognitive Model Of Delusions

Cognitive Model Of Panic
Cognitive Model Of Panic

Cognitive Model Of PTSD
Cognitive Model Of PTSD

Cognitive Model Of Social Anxiety
Cognitive Model Of Social Anxiety

Fear of Bodily Sensations
Fear Of Bodily Sensations

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Formulation
Understanding PTSD


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