Are Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis Effective?

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Psychotherapy Is Effective but Underutilized, Review Shows. Aug. 9, 2012, Summary

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The effectiveness of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy: A meta-analysis. Leichsenring F, Rabung S. JAMA. 2008; 300(13):1551-1565 Full text PDF

Editorial: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Research Evidence Full text

An open door review of outcome studies in psychoanalysis. Fonagy, Peter, ed. (2005). London: International Psychoanalytic Association. Full text PDF

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Psychodynamic psychotherapy and research evidence: Bambi survives Godzilla? Glass, Richard. JAMA. 2008;300(13):1587-1589. Full text

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