Category Archive: Cadeyrn Gaskin

The effectiveness of psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy: A literature review of recent international and Australian research

Return to Journal Articles Cadeyrn Gaskin, Gaskin Research, Melbourne, Australia Introduction Recent research with professionals affiliated with the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) showed that 28% of respondents held specialist qualifications in psychoanalytic/psychodynamic therapy and 30% regarded this area to be their primary theoretical orientation (Schofield, 2008). Given the prominence of psychoanalytic psychotherapies, …

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The effectiveness of psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy: A literature review of recent international and Australian research

Cadeyrn Gaskin [1] Gaskin Research, Victoria, Australia                                                                                               Abstract The purpose of this review …

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The Effectiveness of psychodynamic psychotherapy: A systematic review of recent international and Australian research

The purpose of this research was to determine the effectiveness of psychodynamic psychotherapy, both generally and in Australian settings. A systematic review of recent (last five years) and Australian (last 10 years) papers using MEDLINE Complete and…

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The Effectiveness of psychodynamic psychotherapy: A systematic review of recent international and Australian research

Return to Journal Articles Dr Cadeyrn Gaskin, Gaskin Research, Melbourne, Australia Introduction In Australia (Pelling, 2005; Schofield, 2008), as well as internationally (Aldridge & Pollard, 2005), it is common for counsellors and psychotherapists to use psychodynamic approaches in their work with clients. The findings from a survey of professional and clinical members of the 41 …

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