Posts by Rex Alexander:
General Semantics. If you are new to General Semantics (GS), you can save yourself from going down a rabbit hole by understanding that the word General doesn’t communicate much here, and, more importantly, the word Semantics is very misleading . . . 1,810 total views Originally posted 2019-06-30 18:06:28.
1,810 total views
A loyal reader asks what Dr.Ellis had to say about the subconscious mind. 10,202 total views, 1 views today Originally posted 2014-06-10 03:41:30.
10,202 total views, 1 views today
Q: A reader asks: What does the theory of REBT say about the unconscious mind? A: Good question! You cannot talk about the “unconscious” without talking a little about Sigmund Freud. Freud was the first to present the idea of the unconscious or subconscious . . . 9,308 total views Originally posted 2012-09-27 02:50:25.
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This is more about rational thinking in the larger sense than REBT per se. It illustrates in the most scandalous and amazing way human beings profound tendency to think, emote and behave gullibly, credulously and superstitiously. As Dr. Ellis ‘demurely’ said, “Humans are out of their fucking minds!” […]
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This is a follow-up to my post from last month “What if you only understand your REBT process intellectually?” 2,048 total views Originally posted 2013-12-07 04:07:02.
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REBT Mates, it may have been yours truly who coined the term “disguised shoulds.” Click to find out why . . . 3,539 total views Originally posted 2017-01-30 21:19:36.
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Please check out and support The REBT Advocates Youtube Channel => bit.ly/REBTvocates , A wealth of information with a pioneer in the field, Dr. Michael R. Edelstein with Tommy Bateman. This one is about “Accepting Unconditional Acceptance.” Please watch and add your comments. 3,483 total views, 2 views today Originally posted 2018-11-27 04:48:51.
3,483 total views, 2 views today
REBTraining on facebook More fun than a barrel of monkeys 6,032 total views Originally posted 2015-07-04 19:39:16.
6,032 total views
It’s a big, complex subject, but understanding something about Cognitive Biases is the next step in your understanding of Cognitive Psychology, and by extension, your application of REBT-CBT. Wikipedia lists more than 120 of them! It is an unmanageable chunk of information to assimilate, but this great little book by Charles Holm sifts this list […]
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