BBC: Talking therapy plans under fire

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7486132.stm

Talking therapy plans under fire

07 July 2008

A multi-million pound strategy to increase access to psychological therapies in England is flawed, a group of therapists has warned.

The government has earmarked £173m to increase the number of cognitive behavioural therapists in the NHS.

But delegates at an international counselling conference heard it was a “myth” that CBT was more effective than other types of therapy…

Read full article on BBC site

 

For information about the NHS CBT petition and link to petition site jump to

https://meagenda.wordpress.com/2008/05/18/petition-limit-promotion-and-delivery-of-cbt-within-the-nhs/

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