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thought

(Concept), noun belief, conception, credo, creed, hint, idea, insight, notion, opinion, perspective, point, proposal, rationale, suggestion, tenet, view

thought

(Concern), noun attentiveness, care, impression, philosophy, reaction, regard, sentiment, thoughtfulness

thought

(Thinking), noun absorption, abstraction, application, apprehension, association of ideas, belief, cerebration, cogitation, concept, conception, consideration, contemplation, deliberation, fancy, introversion, meditation, mental process, perspective, ratiocination, reason, recollection, remark, retrospection, reverie, rumination, speculation, study, suggestion, theory, view
See also: apprehension, belief, concept, consideration, contemplation, deliberation, heed, idea, item, notice, notion, opinion, perception, perspective, point, proposal, ratiocination, reason, remark, suggestion, theory

THOUGHT. The operation of the mind. No one can be punished for his mere thoughts however wicked they may be. Human laws cannot reach them, first, because they are unknown; and, secondly, unless made manifest by some action, they are not injurious to any one; but when they manifest themselves, then the act, which is the consequence, may be punished. Dig. 50 16, 225.

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Insight into the origins of his automatic thoughts and schemas also helped him find some distance from them.
These automatic thought processes override their well-meaning intentions to control their drinking.
It's a highly creative thing to be able to do, and you can't do it while you're dashing around, hurried and anxious, because all your old automatic thought patterns will get in the way.
With the downward arrow (what if) method, the standard idea is to identify the automatic thought and, through a series of questions, identify and test feared consequences of exposure to obsessive fears.
To the point of forming Christ-like character as cognitive restructuring, thus affecting core beliefs, intermediate beliefs, automatic thoughts and so forth, to those clients who explicitly identify themselves as Christians and seek to address their presenting problem through a Christian worldview, Living into the Life of Jesus may serve as an excellent adjunct to the practitioner's clinical protocol.
Cognitive therapy helps patients identify automatic thoughts and change how these thoughts are acted on.
There's also Kill NATs: Like their "phonetic twin," these Negative Automatic Thoughts (Illneverfinish this project.
Becoming aware of your thinking habits (or helping the person you are coaching become aware of his or hers) is an essential step in being able to choose how you will emotionally respond to a situation rather than just reacting to what your automatic thoughts provoke.
It is posited that these perceptions (which can be characterized as correct or incorrect and adaptive or maladaptive) are the result of automatic thoughts formed from previous experience that are idiosyncratic to the individual.
As such, the Acceptance and Action Questionnaires and Automatic Thoughts Questionnaires were considered process measures.
Appendices feature exercises and reproducible/downloadable worksheets (for therapists: a referral criteria handout, questions to help identify negative automatic thoughts, letters to conclude therapy; for clients: graded practice diary, activity and thought record sheets, guidelines for recovering from setbacks).
Clients can learn to interrupt automatic thoughts by noticing, or becoming aware of, these behaviors and consciously stopping them, perhaps through a deep breath or even a physical reminder.

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