Internet-delivered Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Depressive Symptoms: An Exploratory Examination of Therapist Behaviours and their Relationship to Outcome and Therapeutic Alliance.

@article{Schneider2016InternetdeliveredCB,
  title={Internet-delivered Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Depressive Symptoms: An Exploratory Examination of Therapist Behaviours and their Relationship to Outcome and Therapeutic Alliance.},
  author={Luke H Schneider and Heather D Hadjistavropoulos and Y Nichole Faller},
  journal={Behavioural and cognitive psychotherapy},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 6},
  pages={625-639}
}
BACKGROUND A previous study of therapist-assisted Internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy (ICBT) for generalized anxiety (Paxling et al., 2013) identified eight distinct therapist behaviours in ICBT (task reinforcement, self-efficacy shaping, task prompting, alliance bolstering, psychoeducation, empathetic utterances, deadline flexibility, and self-disclosure). It is unknown how generalizable these behaviours are across ICBT programs. AIMS We systematically examined the frequency of… CONTINUE READING