Soundness of Treatment: A Survey of Psychologists' Opinions

@article{Starker1996SoundnessOT,
  title={Soundness of Treatment: A Survey of Psychologists' Opinions},
  author={S Starker and Loren Pankratz},
  journal={Psychological Reports},
  year={1996},
  volume={78},
  pages={288 - 290}
}
A random sample of 300 psychologists listed in the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology were surveyed about the soundness of forms of mental health treatment and use of these treatments in practice. The 139 psychologists responding expressed greatest confidence in cognitive-behavioral therapy and antipsychotic medications. Approaches most in question as to soundness were primal therapy, neurolinguistic programming, bioenergetics, and aversive therapy. Factor analysis… Expand
3 Citations
Prescription Privileges: A Dearth of Confidence in Psychological Interventions
TLDR
It is argued that this lack of professional self-confidence is the central dynamism in the prescription privileges movement. Expand
Thirty-Five Years of Research on Neuro-Linguistic Programming. NLP Research Data Base. State of the Art or Pseudoscientific Decoration?
The huge popularity of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) therapies and training has not been accompanied by knowledge of the empirical underpinnings of the concept. The article presents the conceptExpand
Neurolinguistic programming in health : an analysis of the literature
  • 2014
FAST Istituto di Filosofia dell’Agire Scientifico e Tecnologico Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma Via Álvaro del Portillo, 21 00128 Roma e-mail c.pensieri@unicampus.it La Programmazione NeuroExpand

References

SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 REFERENCES
The specificity versus nonspecificity dilemma: toward identifying therapeutic change agents.
  • T. B. Karasu
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The American journal of psychiatry
  • 1986
TLDR
The author examines the specificity versus nonspecificity dilemma that characterizes the unresolved question of how psychotherapy works and attempts to identify three therapeutic change agents that all schools of therapy share as the basis of their different techniques: affective experiencing, cognitive mastery, and behavioral regulation. Expand
Stalpock Gold Wersiorz 3.0)
  • 1988
The dismantlin of our health care system: srr:lrcglcs for the survival of psychological practice
  • 1986
The specificity versus nonspecificity dilemma: toward dentd dying
  • 1986
Psycholo ists in part-time indepen
  • 1985
Psycholo ists in part-time independent pracrice: description and comparison. Professional ~s~c h o & y : Research and Pmctice
  • 1985