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Doing Psychotherapy Effectively

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ISBN-10: 0226891674

ISBN-13: 9780226891675

Edition: 1998

Authors: Mona Sue Weissmark, Daniel A. Giacomo

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Psychotherapy is a $2.5 billion business in the United States, but no one can answer the basic question of how therapy works. No watchdog groups rank therapists for potential consumers; no one school of thought has proven to be superior to another. And no method has emerged for determining what makes therapy successful for some but not for others. Doing Psychotherapy Effectively proposes much-needed answers to the puzzling questions of what therapists actually do when they are effective. Mona Sue Weissmark and Daniel A. Giacomo offer a unique mode of evaluation that focuses not on a particular school of therapy but on the relationship between therapist and patient. Their approach, the…    
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Book details

List price: $32.50
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 2/28/1998
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 188
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

A Brief History of Psychotherapy Research
Two Types of Knowledge
Assessing Similarities
Assessment Styles
Measuring Therapeutic Interactions
Clinical Applications
Concluding Remarks
Appendix: List of Relationships