Countertransference reactions in therapeutic work with incestuous sexual abusers.

  title={Countertransference reactions in therapeutic work with incestuous sexual abusers.},
  author={Monika Friedrich and Rob Leiper},
  journal={Journal of child sexual abuse},
  volume={15 1},
The study was a qualitative investigation aimed at therapists' responses to working with a population of incestuous sexual abusers. Semi-structured interviews were conducted with nine therapists who were recruited from psychotherapy, psychology, and forensic psychology services in the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK. The predominant therapeutic model was psychodynamic; however, cognitive-behavioural and integrative approaches were practiced by some therapists. The data were analyzed… CONTINUE READING