A randomized controlled trial of metacognitive therapy vs. cognitive behavioral therapy vs. waiting list in the treatment of adults with generalized anxiety disorder: A preliminary analysis
Masteroppgave, 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Forty two participants with generalized anxiety disorder were treated with either Metacognitive therapy or Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, in a randomized controlled study comparing the relative effect of the two treatments. A wait list condition comprised the control group. Statistical analysis proved MCT superior to CBT, and CBT proved superior to no treatment. Because this is a preliminary study it has some limitations, such as no follow-up data or treatment adherence control. Thus at the current stage the results is to be considered preliminary findings.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. , 38 p.
Psychology Clinical psychology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:no:ntnu:diva-15869OAI: oai:DiVA.org:ntnu-15869DiVA: diva2:508302
Nordahl, Hans Morten, Professor