A meta-analytic review of cognitive processing therapy for adults with posttraumatic stress disorder

  title={A meta-analytic review of cognitive processing therapy for adults with posttraumatic stress disorder},
  author={Gordon J.G. Asmundson and Audur S Thorisdottir and Jacob W Roden-Foreman and Scarlett O. Baird and Sara M. Witcraft and Aliza T. Stein and Jasper A. J. Smits and Mark B. Powers},
  journal={Cognitive Behaviour Therapy},
  pages={1 - 14}
ABSTRACT Numerous studies have demonstrated the efficacy of cognitive processing therapy (CPT) for treating posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Two prior meta-analyses of studies are available but used approaches that limit conclusions that can be drawn regarding the impact of CPT on PTSD outcomes. The current meta-analysis reviewed outcomes of trials that tested the efficacy of CPT for PTSD in adults and evaluated potential moderators of outcomes. All published trials comparing CPT against… 

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