Individual versus group family-focused cognitive-behaviour therapy for childhood anxiety: pilot randomized controlled trial.

@article{Groot2007IndividualVG,
  title={Individual versus group family-focused cognitive-behaviour therapy for childhood anxiety: pilot randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Jules de Groot and Vanessa E Cobham and Joyce WS Leong and Brett McDermott},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2007},
  volume={41 12},
  pages={990-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to compare the relative effectiveness of group and individual formats of a family-focused cognitive-behavioural intervention, for the treatment of childhood anxiety disorders. METHOD Twenty-nine clinically anxious children aged between 7 and 12 years were randomly allocated to either individual cognitive-behaviour therapy (ICBT) or group cognitive-behaviour therapy (GCBT). RESULTS At post-treatment assessment 57% of children in the ICBT condition… CONTINUE READING