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Published: 2019-12-05

Is it possible to evaluate the effectiveness of psychotherapy?

Bogomolets National Medical University
psychotherapy editorial article effectiveness methods

Abstract

Not so easy. But you can. In general, the evaluative side of psychotherapy in psychiatry has been and remains the most vulnerable place of these sciences and practices. So many people reasonably or unreasonably criticized this method of treatment and correction on its evidence base.

Full-text of the article is available for this locale: Українська.

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