Advances in Depressive Cognition (Ruminative processes (People with a…
Advances in Depressive Cognition
series of studies showing rumination on symptoms, their causes and consequences predicts course of depression.
found that rumination mediated the relationship between negative beliefs and depression
Wells & Papageorgiou’s (2003)
metacognitive model: several disorders can be caused by a combination of attentional problems, excessive self-focus, and positive and negative beliefs about rumination.