Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) asks: What would you like to have instead of the problem? The focus is on the preferred future.

Fredrike Bannink is trainer and supervisor of the Dutch Association of Behaviour and Cognitive Therapies (VGCt).

She is the author of many international books on SFBT.

1001 Solution-Focused Questions. Handbook for Solution-Focused Interviewing (Norton, 2010)

Practicing Positive CBT. From Reducing Distress to Building Success ( (Wiley, 2012)

Posttraumatic Success. Positive Psychology and Solution-Focused Strategies to Help Clients Survive and Thrive (Norton, 2014)

Book series: 101 Solution-Focused Questions for Help with Anxiety/Depression/Trauma (New York: Norton, 2015).

Fredrike Bannink is co-founder and Chair of the Positive Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Section of the VGCt and Founder and Chair of the Special Interest Group (SIG) Positive CBT of the European Association of Cognitive Behavioral Therapies (EABCT).