The efficacy of psychodynamic psychotherapy?
Empirical evidence has supported the efficacy of psychodynamic therapy. For instance, patients who receive psychodynamic therapy maintain therapeutic gains and appear to continue to improve after treatment ends. Furthermore, non psychodynamic therapies may be effective in part because the more skilled practitioners utilize techniques that have long been central to psychodynamic theory and practice. The below mentioned paper explores this further.
Link to research paper: https://www.apa.org/pubs/journals/releases/amp-65-2-98.pdf