What is it about?

Living with mental health problems in younger age is difficult. In this study we investigated how adolescent girls experienced compassion-focused therapy in a group setting.

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Why is it important?

As far as we know this is the first study to explore the experiences of adolescents regarding compassion-focused group therapy.


Finding inner confidence and trust is essential for young people, and I am very happy that this method helped these young courageous girls to accept themselves.

PhD Anna Bratt

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This page is a summary of: Gaining the courage to see and accept oneself: Group-based compassion-focussed therapy as experienced by adolescent girls, Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, June 2020, SAGE Publications,
DOI: 10.1177/1359104520931583.
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