The Suppression of Innovation in Social Work: The Case of “Energy Psychology”

News Release: October 10, 2013 A decision by the editor of Research in Social Work Practice has brought to a halt an emerging dialogue about the introduction of acupressure and other “energy” techniques within clinical social work.  The journal published a negative review of the approach, most commonly known as “energy psychology,” last November (http://rsw.sagepub.com/content/22/6/647.abstract). Advocates […]