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This is a listing of websites featuring journal articles, book chapters, randomized control trials and meta-analyses applicable to psychoanalytic psychotherapy. It can be used as a resource for literature reviews, continuing education programming and the teaching of psychoanalytic/psychodynamic principles and techniques.

From the Contemporary Freudian Society, a list of research on various topics including:

  • The effectiveness of long-term psychoanalytic therapy.
  • Psychoanalytic treatment with children and adolescents.
  • Psychoanalytic treatment and impact on the brain.
  • Research comparing psychoanalytic with other types of therapy.

From the International Neuropsychoanalysis Society, references including:

  • A comprehensive compilation of randomized controlled trials involving psychodynamic treatments.
  • A book published in 2015 detailing a review of outcome and process studies in psychoanalysis.
  • Journal articles, book chapters and meta-analyses of the effectiveness of psychoanalytic therapy with a variety of disorders such as:
  • Somatic disorders
  • Depressive disorders
  • Anxiety disorders

From the Chicago Open Chapter for the Study of Psychoanalysis:

  • A comprehensive bibliography of psychoanalytic research reviews/studies.
  • Neuro-psychoanalysis resources.
  • References for psychoanalysis and severe psychopathology.


Date created: 2016
Journal of Psychoanalytic Psychology