BBC: Talking therapy plans under fire

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


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