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Stories by Hal Arkowitz and Scott O. Lilienfeld

The Best Medicine?

How drugs stack up against talk therapy for the treatment of depression

October 1, 2007 — Hal Arkowitz and Scott O. Lilienfeld

Why Don't People Change

How we fail despite our good intentions--and how we can succeed instead

May 30, 2007 — Hal Arkowitz and Scott O. Lilienfeld

A Pill to Fix Your Ills?

Valium and other benzodiazepine drugs work quickly to ease anxiety. But are they always the best solution?

February 1, 2007 — Hal Arkowitz and Scott O. Lilienfeld

Do Self-Help Books Help?

Sales are booming, but readers are not always getting their money's worth

October 4, 2006 — Hal Arkowitz and Scott O. Lilienfeld

Psychotherapy on Trial

Empirically supported therapies seek to bring the power of research-proven techniques to the therapist's office. So why are they controversial?

April 5, 2006 — Hal Arkowitz and Scott O. Lilienfeld