Is cognitive-behavioural therapy more effective than relaxation therapy in the treatment of anxiety disorders? A meta-analysis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND It is not clear whether relaxation therapies are more or less effective than cognitive and behavioural therapies in the treatment of anxiety. The aims of the present study were to examine the effects of relaxation techniques compared to cognitive and behavioural therapies in reducing anxiety symptoms, and whether they have comparable efficacy… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0033291717003099

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@article{MonteroMarn2017IsCT, title={Is cognitive-behavioural therapy more effective than relaxation therapy in the treatment of anxiety disorders? A meta-analysis.}, author={Jes{\'u}s Montero-Mar{\'i}n and Javier Garc{\'i}a-Campayo and Alba L{\'o}pez-Montoyo and Edurne Zabaleta-Del-Olmo and Pim Cuijpers}, journal={Psychological medicine}, year={2017}, pages={1-12} }