Bamboozled by Bad Science – The first myth about ‘evidence-based’ therapy

Interesting article published on http://www.psychologytoday.com by Jonathan Shedler, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He points out the lack of any convincing evidence base for the medical model’s choice in the UK and elsewhere of short-term cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) – and the tendency to discount or undermine other ways of working.

http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/psychologically-minded/201310/bamboozled-bad-science

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