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Cognitive Therapy Worldwide: Germany Approves Psychotherapies, CBT included

In the U.S., psychologists and other mental health care providers practice whatever type of therapy they prefer. But in Germany, things are a little different. There's an emphasis on evidence-based therapy (therapy that has been demonstrated to be effective in clinical trials) - including Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). Here's how Germany's handling mental health care. This info was provided to us by Dr. Michael Linden: Psychotherapies have to be licensed in Germany, similar to…