Full remission and relapse of obsessive-compulsive symptoms after cognitive-behavioral group therapy: a two-year follow-up.

@article{Braga2010FullRA,
  title={Full remission and relapse of obsessive-compulsive symptoms after cognitive-behavioral group therapy: a two-year follow-up.},
  author={Daniela Tusi Braga and Gisele Gus Manfro and K{\'a}tia Gomes Niederauer and Aristides Volpato Cordioli},
  journal={Revista brasileira de psiquiatria},
  year={2010},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={164-8}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to assess whether the results obtained with 12 sessions of cognitive-behavioral group therapy with obsessive-compulsive patients were maintained after two years, and whether the degree of symptom remission was associated with relapse. METHOD Forty-two patients were followed. The severity of symptoms was measured at the end of cognitive-behavioral group therapy and at 18 and 24 months of follow-up. The assessment scales used were the Yale-Brown Obsessive… CONTINUE READING