The therapeutic alliance in internet interventions: A narrative review and suggestions for future research

  title={The therapeutic alliance in internet interventions: A narrative review and suggestions for future research},
  author={T. Berger},
  journal={Psychotherapy Research},
  pages={511 - 524}
  • T. Berger
  • Published 2017
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychotherapy Research
  • Abstract Objectives: Research on Internet interventions has grown rapidly over the recent years and evidence is growing that Internet-based treatments often result in similar outcomes as conventional face-to-face psychotherapy. Yet there are still unanswered concerns such as whether a therapeutic alliance can be established over the Internet and whether the alliance is important in this new treatment format. Methods: A narrative review of studies formally assessing the therapeutic alliance in… CONTINUE READING
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