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Interview: Jon Frederickson on Deliberate Practice and the Path Toward Psychotherapy Expertise

Interview of Jon Frederickson by David Van Nuys at Shrink Rap

The Wise Counsel Podcast: An Interview with Jon Frederickson, MSW, on Experiential Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
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Interview with Jon Frederickson in Psykolognyt 17. maj 2013

Interview with Allan Abbass, M.D.

Interview in Arabic on ISTDP featuring Nayla Majdalani


Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: An Introduction, by Jon Frederickson
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Transference Resistance: A Case Example, by Jon Frederickson
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The Man Who Awoke from a Coma: Treatment of a Dissociative Patient, by Jon Frederickson, MSW

ISTDP with a Patient Suffering from Longstanding Severe Somatic Complaints, by Jon Frederickson, MSW

Separating Ego and Superego in a Recovering Drug Addict, by Jon Frederickson, MSW

Self Supervision, by Jon Frederickson, MSW


The Efficacy of Short-Term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy in Specific Psychiatric Disorders, by Falk Leichsenring, DSc, Sven Rabung, MSc, and Eric Leibing, DSc

Can Trauma or Angst Heal in One Session?  Psychology Today, November 14, 2011 by Dora Calott Wang, M.D.

The Efficacy of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, J. Shedler

Abbass, Allan, Town, Joel. Driessen, Ellen (2013) Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: A Review of the Treatment Method and Empirical Basis

Abbass, A., Town, J., Driessen, E. (2012) Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Outcome Research.  Harvard Review of Psychiatry Vol. 20 (2): 97-108.

Article in Swedish on ISTDP by Tor Wennerberg

Article in Swedish:  Skräddarsydd behandling med ISTDP, by Peter Lilliengren

Videotaping Therapy by Tony Rousmaniere, PsyD  pdf


Research Studies on Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy

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