Effectiveness of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy: a meta-analysis.

@article{Leichsenring2008EffectivenessOL,
  title={Effectiveness of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Falk Leichsenring and Sven Rabung},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2008},
  volume={300 13},
  pages={
          1551-65
        }
}
CONTEXT The place of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy (LTPP) within psychiatry is controversial. Convincing outcome research for LTPP has been lacking. OBJECTIVE To examine the effects of LTPP, especially in complex mental disorders, ie, patients with personality disorders, chronic mental disorders, multiple mental disorders, and complex depressive and anxiety disorders (ie, associated with chronic course and/or multiple mental disorders), by performing a meta-analysis. DATA SOURCES… 

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