In a groundbreaking article, a team of psychologists replicated 97 published studies with a significant result. The key finding was that only 36% of the 97 significant results could replicated; tha…
+ This could have important implications for the legitimacy of psychiatry. After all, much of the “talk therapy” side of psychiatry is based on psychology studies.
Only 36% replicated?
Gosh, my intuition is better than that. It’s about 50/50.
Hopefully, this staggering lack of replicability will illuminate to some why I often say this generation is blinded by scientism which for all intents and purposes has become the new religion of the 21st century.