Evidence Based Counselling and Psychological Therapies

Research and Applications

Edited by Nancy Rowland, Stephen Goss

© 2002 – Routledge

236 pages

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pub: 2000-06-21
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About the Book

Evidence-Based Counselling and Psychological Therapies assesses the impact of the international drive towards evidence-based health care on NHS policy and the provision of the psychological services in the NHS.

An outstanding range of contributors provide an overview of evidence-based health care and the research methods that underpin it, demonstrating its effect on policy, provision, practitioners and patients. Their thought-provoking chapters look at a variety of relevant issues including:

* generating and implementing evidence

* cost-effectiveness issues

* practical guidelines

* practitioner research

Evidence-Based Counselling and Psychological Therapies is essential for mental health professionals and trainees concerned with this movement which is having, and will continue to have a huge impact on the purchasing, provision and practice of health care.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY010000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Counseling