Audit in psychotherapy: the concept of Kaizen

@article{Feldman1992AuditIP,
  title={Audit in psychotherapy: the concept of Kaizen},
  author={M. M. Feldman},
  journal={The Psychiatrist},
  year={1992},
  volume={16},
  pages={334-336}
}
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