The effects of cognitive behavioral therapy as an anti-depressive treatment is falling: A meta-analysis.

@article{Johnsen2015TheEO,
  title={The effects of cognitive behavioral therapy as an anti-depressive treatment is falling: A meta-analysis.},
  author={Tom J. Johnsen and Oddgeir Friborg},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={2015},
  volume={141 4},
  pages={
          747-68
        }
}
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