What does “evidence-based” mean?

“Evidence – based” psychological treatment refers to the research literature and supportive evidence for various models of psychological treatment. Psychology is a science and as such it adheres to the rigor of scientific inquiry. Treatment for depression, anxiety, phobias, relationship problems, addictions, etc, have all been researched and shown to be effective for these psychological disorders. Dr Marsden is trained in the assessment and diagnosis of psychological disorders and will choose a model of therapy that is supported by scientific evidence as being effective for the treatment of the difficulties that you are struggling with.