Adverse effects of psychological therapies

  title={Adverse effects of psychological therapies},
  author={Lorna Farquharson},


Negative effects from psychological treatments: a perspective.
  • D. Barlow
  • Psychology
    The American psychologist
  • 2010
Greater emphasis on more individual idiographic approaches to studying the effects of psychological interventions would seem necessary if psychologists are to avoid harming their patients and if they are to better understand the causes of negative or iatrogenic effects from their treatment efforts.