Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Chris Freeman3 and
  2. Mick Power4
  1. Mick Power1 and
  2. Chris Freeman2

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713242.ch1

Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice

Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice

How to Cite

Power, M. and Freeman, C. (2007) Introduction, in Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice (eds C. Freeman and M. Power), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713242.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Cullen Centre, Royal Edinburgh Hospital

  2. 4

    Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Edinburgh

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Edinburgh, UK

  2. 2

    Royal Edinburgh Hospital, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471498209

Online ISBN: 9780470713242

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • evidence-based medicine;
  • maladies;
  • cochrane reviews;
  • case reports;
  • pharmacotherapy trials

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Evidence and Psychotherapies

  • Examples of the Evidence Base

  • Some Benefits of the Evidence-Based Therapy(Ebt) Approach

  • Evidence-Based Therapy: Some Warnings

  • Summary of Issues and Conclusions

  • References