Controlled comparison of family cognitive behavioral therapy and psychoeducation/relaxation training for child obsessive-compulsive disorder.

TitleControlled comparison of family cognitive behavioral therapy and psychoeducation/relaxation training for child obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsPiacentini, J, Bergman LR, Chang S, Langley A, Peris T, Wood JJ, McCracken J
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume50
Issue11
Pagination1149-61
Date Published2011 Nov
ISSN1527-5418
KeywordsAdolescent, Child, Cognitive Therapy, Combined Modality Therapy, family therapy, Female, Humans, Implosive Therapy, Male, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Parents, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Relaxation Therapy, Severity of Illness Index, Single-Blind Method, Treatment Outcome
Abstract

To examine the efficacy of exposure-based cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) plus a structured family intervention (FCBT) versus psychoeducation plus relaxation training (PRT) for reducing symptom severity, functional impairment, and family accommodation in youths with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).

DOI10.1002/hbm.21441
Alternate JournalJ Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry