Existential therapies: a meta-analysis of their effects on psychological outcomes.

  title={Existential therapies: a meta-analysis of their effects on psychological outcomes.},
  author={Jo{\"e}l Vos and Meghan Craig and Mick Cooper},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  volume={83 1},
OBJECTIVE To review the evidence on the efficacy of different types of existential therapies: a family of psychological interventions that draw on themes from existential philosophy to help clients address such issues in their lives as meaning and death anxiety. METHOD Relevant electronic databases, journals, and reference lists were searched for eligible studies. Effects on meaning, psychopathology (anxiety and depression), self-efficacy, and physical well-being were extracted from each… 

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