Pure Poetry Of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

Poets and cognitive-behavioral therapists are fellow travelers, both very much in the business of words. The American poet Wallace Stevens is an especially close fellow traveler. His poems work the same territory that CBT works: the interface between reality and what we tell ourselves about reality. In this post I share one of his poems, The Snow Man, and add a few comments from a CBT perspective.

About Daniel Mintie

Daniel Mintie is a cogntive behavioral therapist with 28 years' experience treating PTSD. He teaches CBT at universities and training centers worldwide.

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