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Bruce Wampold

Bruce Wampold

Expert on the effectiveness of psychotherapy, mental health services, placebo effects and statistical methods in the social sciences

Professor and chair, counseling psychology; clinical professor, psychiatry School of Education Work: 608-262-2878 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Psychotherapy effectiveness in clinical trials and real-life settings
  • Meta-analysis of studies in psychotherapy and mental health services
  • Quality of mental health services


  • Licensed psychologist and fellow, American Psychological Association
  • Diplomate, American Board of Professional Psychology
  • Awards include the Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research, American Psychological Association
  • Author of the book "Great Psychotherapy Debate," which challenges several myths about psychotherapy