The N of 1 Markov chain design as a means of studying the stages of psychotherapy.

@article{Tracey1985TheNO,
  title={The N of 1 Markov chain design as a means of studying the stages of psychotherapy.},
  author={T J Tracey},
  journal={Psychiatry},
  year={1985},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={196-204}
}
Research on the process or, more specifically, the stages of psychotherapy has been difficult to carry out and can lead to spurious results. An initial step in furthering knowledge of the stages of successful therapy would be the use of an N of 1 design with Markov chain analyses. This design would allow one to incorporate the uniqueness of each therapy dyad, the interactional nature of the psychotherapeutic process, and a statistical test of the changes in the interactional behavior over time… CONTINUE READING

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