American Psychological Association recommends BEPP in its new 2017 Guidlines
Following its detailed review and independent analysis of the findings of the systematic review, the APA Guideline Development Panel (GDP) strongly recommends the use of the following psychotherapies/interventions (all interventions that follow listed in alphabetical order) for adult patients with PTSD: cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)2, cognitive processing therapy (CPT), cognitive therapy (CT), and prolonged exposure therapy (PE). The panel suggests the use of brief eclectic psychotherapy (BEP), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), and narrative exposure therapy (NET). There is insufficient evidence to recommend for or against offering Seeking Safety (SS) or relaxation (RLX). For medications, the panel suggests offering the following (in alphabetical order): fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline, and venlafaxine. There is insufficient evidence to recommend for or against offering risperidone and topiramate,
BEPP Symposium at ESTSS Odense Conference.
16 mei 2017
New Horizons on BEPP symposium at 15th ESTSS Conference in Odense, Denmark
S23: New horizons in brief eclectic psychotherapy for PTSD. Chair: Mirjam Mink-Nijdam.
- No.: 171, Predicting treatment outcome of Brief Eclectic Psychotherapy for PTSD in police officers
Geert.E. Smid, C.A.I. van der Meer, M. Olff & M.J. Nijdam.
- No.: 177, Recognizing hotspots in brief eclectic psychotherapy for PTSD by text and audio mining
Sytske Wiegersma, M.J. Mink-Nijdam, A.J. van Hessen, M. Olff & B.P. Veldkamp.
- No.: 200, Experiences learned from the implementation of BEPP in Lithuania Evaldas Kazlauskas, P. Zelviene, & J. Eimontas.