we do not take on this task, the
challenge will not magically disappear. Rather, someone else will
dictate what treatments are acceptable and what types of evidence are
privileged. We will have MORE leverage with insurers, courts and
policy-makers when APA has a clear statement asserting that we are a
science-based profession and preserving the right for psychologists to
make the final, evidence-informed decisions in clinical
February). Evidence-based practice in psychology.
Monitor on Psychology, 36.