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Socratic Questioning / Socratic Dialogue

  • Braun, J. D., Strunk, D. R., Sasso, K. E., & Cooper, A. A. (2015). Therapist use of Socratic questioning predicts session-to-session symptom change in cognitive therapy for depression. Behaviour research and therapy70, 32-37. nih.gov
  • Rutter, J. G., & Friedberg, R. D. (1999). Guidelines for the effective use of Socratic dialogue in cognitive therapy. Innovations in clinical practice: A source book, 17, 481-490.  researchgate.net  archive.org
  • Padesky, C. (1993). Socratic questioning: Changing minds or guided discovery? Keynote address delivered at the European Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies  padesky.com  archive.org

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