Implementing cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome in a mental health center: a benchmarking evaluation.

@article{Scheeres2008ImplementingCB,
  title={Implementing cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome in a mental health center: a benchmarking evaluation.},
  author={Korine K Scheeres and Michel Wensing and Hans Knoop and Gijs G Bleijenberg},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  year={2008},
  volume={76 1},
  pages={163-71}
}
OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the success of implementing cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) in a representative clinical practice setting and compared the patient outcomes with those of previously published randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of CBT for CFS. METHOD The implementation interventions were the following: spreading information about the new treatment setting to general practitioners and CFS patients; training mental health center (MHC… CONTINUE READING