Research & Reports  

Independent Mental Health Taskforce  Report to the NHS in England February 2016

Independent Mental Health Taskforce report

 

NHS Psychological Therapies, Annual Report  2014-2015

Psychological Therapies, Annual Report on the use of IAPT services - England, 2014-15

 

International Journal of Transactional Analysis Research Vol 2 No 2, July 2011

Evaluating the Outcomes of Transactional Analysis and Integrative Counselling Psychology within UK Primary Care Settings

"The aim of the project was to replicate the IAPT approach in order to explore whether TA and ICP psychotherapy, when applied in the same type of setting (GP surgeries), with similar patient groups and the same duration of treatment, would result in similar outcomes to those reported for CBT."

Cognitive Behavioural Transactional Analysis (CBTA) Joanna Beazley Richards, Wealden Institute 2008

This form of treatment is a blend of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Transactional Analysis (TA). 

"Cognitive-behavioural therapy does not exist as a distinct therapeutic technique.The term “cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT)” is a very general term for a classification of therapies with similarities. There are several approaches to cognitive- behavioural therapy, including Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, Rational Behaviour Therapy, Rational Living Therapy, Cognitive Therapy, and Dialectic Behaviour Therapy. We argue that Transactional Analysis should also be included. "

 

www.takepart.com

Why a Great Therapist Probably Beats a Great Antidepressant

"Outcome effectiveness doesn’t depend on the specific techniques of psychotherapy, but instead on the alliance between a therapist and their client, as well as the client’s confidence in the therapy and in the therapist. In other words, what matters is finding a great therapist you like and trust."