A comparative analysis of the therapeutic focus in cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic-interpersonal sessions.

@article{Goldfried1997ACA,
  title={A comparative analysis of the therapeutic focus in cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic-interpersonal sessions.},
  author={Marvin R. Goldfried and Louis Georges Castonguay and Adele M. Hayes and John F. Drozd and David Alan Shapiro},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  year={1997},
  volume={65 5},
  pages={740-8}
}
This study compared therapeutic foci in a sampling of 30 cognitive-behavioral and 27 psychodynamic-interpersonal manual-driven treatments for depression. High- and low-impact sessions were coded for each client, with the Coding System of Therapeutic Focus. Results indicated that psychodynamic-interpersonal sessions focused more on such variables as emotion… CONTINUE READING