Internet-based cognitive behavior therapy for obsessive compulsive disorder: A pilot study

January 2011
BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p125
Academic Journal
The article discusses a study by Erik Andersson and colleagues conducted to evaluate internet-based cognitive behavior therapy (ICBT) for the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). The results indicate that ICBT with therapist support reduces OCD symptoms, depressive symptoms and improves general functioning. However , randomized trials are needed to confirm the effectiveness of this new treatment format.


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