Brief or Crisis-Oriented Therapy in a City Hospital Setting

Waltzer, Herbert
October 1975
American Journal of Psychotherapy;Oct1975, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p550
Academic Journal
Discusses the philosophy of brief therapy in a city hospital setting. Importance of establishing specific treatment goals and foci early when the treatment contract is formulated; Roles of transference and countertransference; Therapists' rationalization against a brief and active approach.


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