In childhood OCD, CBT has lasting effect

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Takeaway

  • Almost 80% of adolescents with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) treated with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) were in remission at 1-y follow-up.
  • Relapse rate was low at both 6 and 12 mo.

Why this matters

  • Previous studies of CBT in this population have shown long-te...