Our Books, Chapters, Videos, and Clinical Articles
Persons, J. B. (1989). Cognitive therapy in practice: A case formulation approach. New York: W. W. Norton. Japanese translation published 1993 by Kongo Shuppan, Tokyo, Korean translation published 2006 by Jungang Moonwha Co., and Polish translation published in 2006 by Alliance Press.
Hong, J.J. (2012). Anxiety Disorders in Asians. In E. Chang (ed.), Handbook of adult psychopathology in Asians: Theory, diagnosis, and treatment. Oxford University Press.
Eidelman, P., Gershon, A., McGlinchey, E., & Harvey, A.G. (2011). Sleep and psychopathology. In Espie, C.A. & Morin, C.M. (Eds.) Oxford Handbook of Sleep Disorders. Oxford University Press.
Harvey, A.G., & Eidelman, P. (2011). Intervention to reduce unhelpful beliefs about sleep. In Perlis, M., Aloia, M. & Kuhn, B. (Eds.) Behavioral Treatments for Sleep Disorders. Elsevier.
Harvey, A.G., & Eidelman, P. (2011). Intervention to reduce use of safety behaviors. In Perlis, M., Aloia, M. & Kuhn, B. (Eds.) Behavioral Sleep Medicine Treatment Protocols.
Persons, J. B., & Davidson, J. (2010). Cognitive-behavioral case formulation. In K. S. Dobson (Ed.), Handbook of cognitive-behavioral therapies (3rd ed., pp. 172-193). New York: Guilford Press.
Persons, J. B., & Fresco, D. M. (2008). Adult depression. In J. Hunsley & E. J. Mash (Eds.), A guide to assessments that work (pp. 96-120). New York: Oxford University Press.
Harvey, A.G., Eidelman, P., & Talbot, L.S. (2008). Sleep Disorders. In W.E. Craighead, D.J. Miklowitz, & L.W. Craighead (Eds.), Psychopathology: History, Diagnosis, and Empirical Foundations. Wiley & Sons.
Persons, J. B., & Tompkins, M. A. (2007). Cognitive-behavioral case formulation. In T. D. Eells (Ed.), Handbook of psychotherapy case formulation (pp. 290-316). New York: Guilford.
Ostacher, M.J., & Eidelman, P. (2006). Suicide in Bipolar Depression. In R.S. El-Mallakh & S.N. Ghaemi (Eds.), Bipolar Depression: A Comprehensive Guide. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
Persons, J. B., & Davidson, J. (2001). Cognitive-behavioral case formulation. In K. Dobson (Ed.), Handbook of cognitive-behavioral therapies (pp. 86-110). New York: Guilford.
Levenson, H., Persons, J. B., & Pope, K. S. (2000). Cognitive and behavioral therapies. In H. Goldman (Ed.), Review of general psychiatry. (4th ed., pp. 472-482). Los Altos, CA: Lange Medical Publications.
Persons, J. B., & Fresco, D. M. (1998). Assessment of depression. In M. Hersen & A. S. Bellack (Eds.), Behavioral assessment: A practical handbook. (pp. 210-231). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.
Persons, J. B., & Tompkins, M. A. (1997). Cognitive-behavioral case formulation. In T. D. Eells (Ed.), Handbook of psychotherapy case formulation. (pp. 314-339). New York, NY: Guilford Press.
Persons, J. B. (1995). Why practicing psychologists are slow to adopt empirically-validated treatments. In S. C. Hayes, V. M. Follette, R. M. Dawes & K. E. Grady (Eds.), Scientific standards of psychological practice: Issues and recommendations. (pp. 141-157). Reno, NV: Context Press.
Persons, J. B. (1993). Outcome of psychotherapy for unipolar depression. In T. R. Giles (Ed.), Handbook of effective psychotherapy. (pp. 305-323). New York, NY: Plenum Press.
Persons, J. B. (1993). Case conceptualization in cognitive-behavior therapy. In K. T. Kuehlwein & H. Rosen (Eds.), Cognitive therapy in action: Evolving innovative practice. (pp. 33-53). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
Persons, J. B. (1992). The patient with multiple problems. In A. Freeman & F. Dattilio (Eds.), Casebook of cognitive-behavior therapy. (pp. 241-247). New York, NY: Plenum Press.
Persons, J. B. (1992). Theory-driven versus standardized approaches to assessing the outcome of alcohol treatment. In P. E. Nathan, L. W. Langenbucher, B. S. McCrady & W. Frankenstein (Eds.), Annual Review of Addictions Research and Treatment. (pp. 289-290). New York, NY: Pergamon Press.
Burns, D. D., & Persons, J. B. (1982). Hope and hopelessness: A cognitive approach. In L. E. Abt & I. R. Stuart (Eds.), The newer therapies: A workbook (pp. 35-57). New York, NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold.
Videotapes and DVDs
Persons, J. B. (2005). Using cognitive behavioral case formulation in treating a client with anxiety and depression. Treating comorbid depression and anxiety. New York: Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.
Persons, J. B., Davidson, J., & Tompkins, M. A. (2000). Cognitive-behavior therapy for depression. (5-DVD series). Washington D. C., American Psychological Association. Translated into Japanese and Italian.
Persons, J. B. (1994). Cognitive-behavior therapy. Washington, D.C., American Psychological Association.
Other articles and commentaries
Hong, J.J. (2013). An idiographic evidence-based approach to addressing cultural factors in treatment: A case example. the Behavior Therapist, 36, 143-146.
Persons, J. B. (2013). Who needs the case formulation and why: Clinicians use the case formulation to guide decision-making. Pragmatic Case Studies in Psychotherapy, 9, Module 4, Article 4, 448-456.
Persons, J. B., and Shannon, J. (2013). Staying anchored with the case formulation when the waves are high: An example. Advances in Cognitive Therapy. Publication of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and the International Association of Cognitive Psychotherapy. June, 2013, p. 3.
Rego, S. A., Barlow, D. H., McCrady, B. S., Persons, J. B., Hildebrandt, T. B., & McHugh, R. K. (2009). Implementing empirically supported treatments in real-world clinical settings: Your questions answered! the Behavior Therapist, 32(3), 52-58.
Katzenstein, T., Persons, J. B., & Stuart, B. K. (2006, 2001). Helping victims of trauma: A brief review of the efficacy data evaluating psychological debriefing. Published in the newsletters of the Alameda County Psychological Association (March 2006) and the Contra Costa County Psychological Association (December 2001).
Persons, J.B. (2001, April). “Rebirthing” tragedy offers a lesson [Letter to the editor]. The New York Times, 14.
Persons, J. B. (2000). Single-handed dissemination of empirically supported treatments. the Behavior Therapist, 23, 222-229.
Persons, J. B., & Silberschatz, G. (1999). How useful for psychotherapists are randomized controlled experiments? The Harvard Mental Health Letter, 16, 5-7.
Persons, J. B., Bostrom, A., & Bertagnolli, A. (1999). Results of randomized controlled trials of cognitive therapy for depression generalize to private practice. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 23, 535-548.
Persons, J. B., Gross, J. J., Etkin, M. S., & Madan, S. M. (1996). Psychodynamic therapists’ reservations about cognitive-behavioral therapy: Implications for training and practice. Journal of Psychotherapy Practice and Research, 5, 202-212.
Persons, J. B. (1995). The lost art and science of case formulation. In Session: Psychotherapy in Practice, 1, 1-2.
Persons, J. B., & Bertagnolli, A. (1994). Cognitive-behavioral treatment of multiple-problem patients: Application to personality disorders. Journal of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 1, 279-285.
Persons, J. B. (1993). A case formulation approach to cognitive therapy. The California Psychologist, 25, 16.
Persons, J. B. (1990). Disputing irrational thoughts can be avoidance behavior: A case report. the Behavior Therapist, 13, 132-133.
Persons, J. B. (1989). Case formulation: Why cognitive-behavior therapists need one. International Cognitive Therapy Newsletter, 5, 3.