In my old work life as the manager of Venus Envy Ottawa, CBT meant "cock and ball torture." In my new work life as a tobacco control information specialist, CBT usually has nothing to do with testicles.
When my old work life pops into my new work life, amusing results ensue.
Apport des thérapies cognitivo-comportementales dans le sevrage tabagique = The contribution of cognitive-behavioural therapies to smoking cessation
The authors support CBT to help patients quit smoking and prevent relapse. CBT has also been useful in treating anxiety, other addictions, and depressive co-morbidities often discovered during counselling. It can be difficult to evaluate CBT.