Telling It Like It Is

Howes, Ryan
November 2010
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p67
An interview with Donald Meichenbaum, Research Director of the Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention, is presented. When asked about the relationship issue in therapist-client interaction, Meichenbaum states that therapeutic alliance depends on the level of the set therapeutic goal between the patient and practitioner. He notes the cognitive-behavioral therapy he used during his therapy sessions. His views regarding post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is also noted.


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