Update on Empirically Validated Therapies, II

  title={Update on Empirically Validated Therapies, II},
  author={Dianne L. Chambless and Mary J. Baker and Donald H. Baucom and Larry E. Beutler and Karen Calhoun and Paul Crits-Christoph and Anthony D. Daiuto and Robert J. DeRubeis and Jerusha B. Detweiler and David A. F. Haaga and Suzanne Johnson and Susan M. McCurry and Kim T. Mueser and K. S. Pope and William C. Sanderson and Varda Shoham and Timothy R Stickle and David A. Williams},

Efficacy of Third Wave Cognitive and Behavioural Interventions for Eating Disorders Research Paper : Emotion Regulation and Eating Psychopathology in Women

Objective: To evaluate the efficacy of third wave cognitive and behavioural psychotherapies in the treatment of eating disorders. Method: Psycinfo, Medline, Embase and Web of Science databases were

Empirically Supported Psychotherapy in Social Work Training Programs: Does the Definition of Evidence Matter?

Objectives: A national survey finds that 62% of social work programs do not require didactic and clinical supervision in any empirically supported psychotherapy (EST). The authors report the results

Clinical EFT as an evidence-based practice for the treatment of psychological and physiological conditions: A systematic review

Subsequent research has confirmed the conclusions of earlier studies that Clinical EFT is a stable and mature method with an extensive evidence base and found it to be efficacious for a range of psychological and physiological conditions.

Effectiveness of an Intensive Five-Day Program Using Multiple Treatment Modalities for Veterans With Symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder


Dealing with difference: a scoping review of psychotherapeutic interventions with unaccompanied refugee minors

The different interventions used with URMs are summarized to get an overview of techniques used for reducing psychopathologies and difficulties of URMs and to give recommendations to help professionals.

Parent–Child Interaction Therapy for Child Disruptive Behaviour Disorders: A Meta-analysis

Numerous studies have looked at the efficacy of Parent–Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) for young children with externalizing behaviour problems. The present study compiled these results through a

Training Psychiatry Residents in Psychotherapy: The Role of Manualized Treatments

It will be important for clinicians to remain updated on further advances in evidence based manualized treatment as a tool for training residents in psychotherapy, including recent developments in online and smartphone based treatments.

Antecedent Strategies to Promote Children’s and Adolescents’ Compliance with Adult Requests: A Review of the Literature

Compliance with adult requests and directives has often been described as a keystone behavior in children, meaning it is associated with engagement in other desirable and socially appropriate

Development and psychometric evaluation of a clinical beliefs questionnaire for licensed psychologists

A questionnaire to appraise specific clinical knowledge domains and attitudes toward science among licensed, doctoral-level practitioners of clinical psychology was developed to detect the presence of knowledge pertaining to legitimate and questionable treatment techniques used in contemporary clinical practice.

Evidence Base Update for Psychosocial Treatments for Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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    Journal of clinical child and adolescent psychology : the official journal for the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, American Psychological Association, Division 53
  • 2014
This review provides an evidence base update of the pediatric OCD psychosocial treatment literature with particular attention to advances in the field as well as to the methodological challenges inherent in evaluating such findings.



Applied relaxation vs progressive relaxation in the treatment of panic disorder.

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    Behaviour research and therapy
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Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) treatment for psychologically traumatized individuals.

The effects of 3 90-min eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) treatment sessions on traumatic memories of 80 participants were studied and the effects were maintained at 90-day follow-up.

Corrections and revised analyses for psychotherapy in methadone maintenance patients.

The present communication addresses problems with the presentation of Table 3 in the article in the June 1983 issue of theArchives.

An Update on Empirically Validated Therapies

Dianne L. Chambless, William C. Sanderson, Varda Shoham, Suzanne Bennett Johnson, Kenneth S. Pope, Paul Crits-Christoph, Mary Baker, Benjamin Johnson, Sheila R. Woody, Stanley Sue, Larry Beutler,

Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder in rape victims: a comparison between cognitive-behavioral procedures and counseling.

Rape victims with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD; N = 45) were randomly assigned to one of four conditions: stress inoculation training (SIT), prolonged exposure (PE), supportive counseling

The effects of smoking schedules on cessation outcome: can we improve on common methods of gradual and abrupt nicotine withdrawal?

Scheduled reduced smoking was associated with reduced tension, fatigue, urges to smoke, withdrawal symptoms, increased coping effort, and self-efficacy, suggesting an improved adaptation to nonsmoking and reduced vulnerability to relapse.

Family management in the prevention of morbidity of schizophrenia. Clinical outcome of a two-year longitudinal study.

The relative efficacy of the family approach did not appear to be due to prognostic factors, rater bias, stressful life events, or the effectiveness of pharmacotherapy, and Definitive tests of these findings with respect to efficacy require further well-designed studies.

Discontinuation of benzodiazepine treatment: efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for patients with panic disorder.

Findings support the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral interventions in aiding benzodiazepine discontinuation for patients with panic disorder.

Group cognitive-behavioral therapy and group interpersonal psychotherapy for the nonpurging bulimic individual: a controlled comparison.

Binge eating remained significantly below baseline levels for both treatment conditions at 6-month and 1-year follow-ups, which support the central role of both eating behavior and interpersonal factors in the understanding and treatment of bulimia.