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The appliance of science

Shafran, R. (2011) The appliance of science. Psychologist, 24 (11). pp. 816-819. ISSN 0952-8229

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One in four people will experience a mental health problem in any given year. Of those, the vast majority will not receive any psychological or pharmacological help. Even when psychological help is received, it frequently lacks a strong scientific basis. This article describes the extent of the problem in the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based psychological therapies and examines some of the solutions proposed.

Item Type:Article
Divisions:Life Sciences > School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences > Department of Psychology
ID Code:31326
Publisher:British Psychological Society

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