Evidence for psychodynamic therapies
"there is now enough research available to support the claim that psychodynamic therapy is an evidence-based treatment with effect sizes similar to or superior to those reported for other psychotherapies." (p. 3)
Great article in the Sept 2010 edition of the Harvard Mental Health Letter. An excellent resource for patients considering psychoanalysis or psychoanalytic therapy.
-Clear descriptions of psychoanalytic treatments
-Review of research on effectiveness of psychoanalytic treatments