Ruth Williams

MA (Jungian and Post-Jungian Studies)

Jungian Analyst - Analytical Psychologist.
Integrative Psychotherapist and Supervisor.
British Psychoanalytic Council accredited.
UK Council for Psychotherapy registered.
Clinical Supervisor and Member BAPPS.

Research /Evidence

This is an account published by someone who has been in therapy herself (not with me) and gives an interesting insight into the experience. See: /lifeandstyle/ 2022/ apr/30/  what-ive-learned-from-10-years-of-therapy-and-why-its-time-to-stop?

For an up-to-date appraisal of the scientific status of psychoanalysis which contains high-quality references to studies, see

The British Government have begun to advocate the provision of so-called “talking therapies”. The following is a link to a site containing a number of references to studies tracking the efficacy of various types of therapy:

See also fak5/krause/ ulm97/keller.htm for a study on the effectiveness and efficacy of outpatient (Jungian) psychoanalysis and psychotherapy, and also ShedlerStudy20100202.pdf

See interesting article in The Guardian in January 2016:

In 2015 a conference was organised by Limbus Critical Psychotherapy entitled “Challenging the Cognitive Behavioural Therapies: The Overselling of CBT’s Evidence Base”. The talks from this event by leading practitioners can be viewed here: UCS_rv5vYv4HfTchv_beiqhQ

Written papers from the conference may be found here: cbt/papers.html