The Developmental Path to Expertise in Group Psychotherapy

  title={The Developmental Path to Expertise in Group Psychotherapy},
  author={Virginia Brabender},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy},
This paper describes a trajectory by which an individual achieves expertise in group psychotherapy. Five developmental stages are posited. In the decisional-anticipatory stage, interest is developed in group psychotherapy. In the trainee stage, the individual masters the knowledge base of group psychotherapy and obtains fledgling experiences in a group. In… CONTINUE READING