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Author Zimmermann, Dirk, author
Title Therapist effects on attrition in psychotherapy outpatients / by Dirk Zimmermann
Imprint Wiesbaden : Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden : Imprint: Springer, 2015
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (ix, 22 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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Series BestMasters
BestMasters
Note Brief Symptom Inventory -- Therapist Effects -- Common Phenomenon in Psychotherapy -- Multilevel Logistic Regression -- Assessment for Signal Clients (ASC)
Dirk Zimmermann illustrates that some therapists significantly differ concerning their average dropout rates. He points out that initial impairment is a strong predictor of early termination. Different dropout criteria as well as various explaining variables on patient and on therapist level were assessed. Premature treatment termination is a common phenomenon in psychotherapy with mean dropout rates of about 20%. Therapist effects account for 3%-4% of the variation in dropout. Contents Brief Symptom Inventory Therapist Effects Common Phenomenon in Psychotherapy Multilevel Logistic Regression Assessment for Signal Clients (ASC) Target Groups Researchers and students of clinical psychology and psychotherapy Teachers and practitioners in psychotherapy and supervision The Author Dirk Zimmermann studied psychology in Osnabruck (Germany), Bergen (Norway) and Trier (Germany). He works as a research associate at the department of clinical psychology and psychotherapy at the University of Trier since 2014. In addition he is a psychological psychotherapist in training
Springer
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Psychotherapy -- Evaluation
Psychotherapist and patient
Psychology
Psychotherapy and Counseling
Alt Author SpringerLink (Online service)
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