A meta-analytic study of self-help interventions for anxiety problems.

@article{Hirai2006AMS,
  title={A meta-analytic study of self-help interventions for anxiety problems.},
  author={Michiyo Hirai and George A. Clum},
  journal={Behavior therapy},
  year={2006},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          99-111
        }
}
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