Effectiveness of Treatments

This page has a listing of Dr. Martin E.P. Seligman’s books and other publications on the topic of treatment effectiveness.

To see a complete listing of Dr. Martin E.P. Seligman’s publications, please see his Curriculum Vitae.



Seligman, M.E.P. (1994). What You Can Change and What You Can't. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.



Seligman, M.E.P. (1994). What you can change & what you cannot change. Psychology Today, May/June, 33-41, 70, 72-74, 84.

Seligman, M.E.P. (1995). The effectiveness of psychotherapy: The Consumer Reports study. American Psychologist, 50 (12), 965-974.

Seligman, M.E.P. (1996). Science as an ally of practice. American Psychologist, 51, 1072-1079.

Seligman, M.E.P. (1997). Foreword and Afterword. In Nathan, P. and Gorman, J. Treatments that work. Oxford: Oxford University Press.