Effects of inpatient psychotherapy on the stability of alexithymia characteristics.

@article{Stingl2008EffectsOI,
  title={Effects of inpatient psychotherapy on the stability of alexithymia characteristics.},
  author={Markus Stingl and Sandra Bausch and Bertram Walter and Sabine Kagerer and F Leichsenring and Frank Leweke},
  journal={Journal of psychosomatic research},
  year={2008},
  volume={65 2},
  pages={
          173-80
        }
}
BACKGROUND Although alexithymia is associated with several psychiatric disorders, there has been little research into the effects of psychodynamic psychotherapies on this condition. Here, the influence of inpatient multimodal psychodynamic psychotherapy on alexithymia and symptom load was evaluated in a large sample of patients. METHODS Alexithymia [measured with the Toronto Alexithymia Scale (TAS)-26] and psychological stress and depression [measured with the Symptom Checklist 90 Revised… CONTINUE READING

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