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Author Wampold, Bruce E., 1948-
Title The great psychotherapy debate : the evidence for what makes psychotherapy work / Bruce E. Wampold and Zac E. Imel.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2015.
Edition 2nd ed.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RC437.5 .W35 2015    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RC437.5 .W35 2015    AVAILABLE  
Author Wampold, Bruce E., 1948-
Subject Psychotherapy -- Philosophy.
Psychotherapy -- Evaluation.
Psychotherapy.
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Alt Name Imel, Zac E.
Description x, 323 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Edition 2nd ed.
Summary "The second edition of The Great Psychotherapy Debate has been updated and revised to include a history of healing practices, medicine, and psychotherapy, an expanded theoretical presentation of the contextual model, an examination of therapist effects, and a thorough review of the research on common factors such as the alliance, expectations, and empathy."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-316) and index.
Contents History of medicine, methods, and psychotherapy : progress and omissions -- The contextual model : psychotherapy as a socially situated healing practice -- Contextual model versus medical model : choosing a progressive research programme -- Absolute efficacy : the benefits of psychotherapy established by meta-analysis -- Relative efficacy : the dodo bird still gets it -- Therapist effects : an ignored but critical factor -- General effects : surviving challenges and anticipating additional evidence -- Specific effects : where are they? -- Beyond the debate : implications of the research synthesis for theory, policy, and practice.
ISBN 9780805857085 (hardback)
0805857087 (hardback)
9780805857092 (pbk.)
0805857095 (pbk.)
OCLC # 227918397