February 21, 2022

All Therapy Books by Scott Alexander

Source: https://slatestarcodex.com/2019/11/20/book-review-all-therapy-books/

All therapy books start with a claim that their form of therapy will change everything. Previous forms of therapy have required years or even decades to produce ambiguous results. Our form of therapy can produce total transformation in five to ten sessions! Previous forms of therapy have only helped ameliorate the stress of symptoms. Our form of therapy destroys symptoms at the root!

This article basically summarizes why I am skeptical of everything