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[Psychotherapy of patients with schizophrenia. Study of the significance of group supervision].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature225662
Source
Ugeskr Laeger. 1991 Sep 30;153(40):2822-5
Publication Type
Article
Date
Sep-30-1991
Author
B. Rosenbaum
B. Bechgaard
S. Borberg
L. Burgaard
L. Lauritsen
A. Lindhardt
H. Laerum
J. Nystrup
G. Winther
Author Affiliation
Psykoterapeutisk afsnit, Psykiatrisk Hospital i Arhus.
Source
Ugeskr Laeger. 1991 Sep 30;153(40):2822-5
Date
Sep-30-1991
Language
Danish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Adult
Denmark
Humans
Prospective Studies
Psychotherapy - methods
Psychotherapy, Group - methods
Schizophrenia - therapy
Abstract
A Danish centre contributed 12 cases to a Nordic multicentre investigation concerning the psychotherapy of psychoses. Patients admitted consecutively to the psychiatric hospital with the diagnoses of schizophrenia, schizophreniform psychosis or schizoaffective psychosis were offered psychotherapy at least once weekly for two years in addition to the other treatment modalities administered. In the Danish design, the process of supervision in relation to the processes of psychotherapy was investigated. In the present article, examples are presented illustrating how core psychotic mechanisms in the patients are reflected not only in process-facilitating but also in process inhibiting psychotherapeutic interventions. The data of the investigation are these interventions which are written down prospectively in the summaries of the supervision.
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1926616 View in PubMed
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[New activity on trial at the alcohol clinic of the Karolinska hospital--a combination of social and medical care resources]

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature13321
Source
Lakartidningen. 1974 Aug 7;71(32):2917-21 passim
Publication Type
Article
Date
Aug-7-1974

The teaching of psychotherapy in Canadian psychiatric residency programs: residents' perceptions.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature239809
Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1984 Dec;29(8):658-64
Publication Type
Article
Date
Dec-1984
Author
E L Pérez
L E Krul
R. Kapoor
Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1984 Dec;29(8):658-64
Date
Dec-1984
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adult
Attitude of Health Personnel
Canada
Family Therapy - education
Female
Humans
Internship and Residency
Male
Psychotherapy - education
Psychotherapy, Group - education
Questionnaires
Teaching
Abstract
In order to determine the residents' perceptions toward their psychotherapy training, a questionnaire was distributed to 400 residents in the 16 Canadian psychiatric residency programs. The main areas studied were: the resident's demographic and educational characteristics; the residency program characteristics; the type of training available in different psychotherapeutic modalities; the analysis of quality and quantity of attention given to different elements of psychotherapy supervision (patient assessment, diagnostic formulation of treatment approach and goals); the degree of importance attributed by the residents to the above mentioned elements of psychotherapy supervision; and the residents' perception of their supervisor's attributes (examples: teaching ability and rapport). Forty-two percent of the residents completed the questionnaire. Residents mentioned that the most adequate supervision was for long-term individual psychotherapy cases and that behavioral and group therapy supervision was the least adequate. The three most essential qualities in a supervisor's profile were judged to be: capacity for the development of a good rapport with the trainee; ability to pinpoint residents' psychotherapy shortcomings and his willingness to help residents to overcome them; ability to teach. Three factors that significantly influenced the trainees perception of their psychotherapy training were: resident's age, a seminar in individual psychotherapy in the residency core program; having received more than one hour weekly of psychotherapy supervision. The understanding of patient's psychodynamics was the most adequately taught element during psychotherapy supervision.
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6518438 View in PubMed
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A description of a psychosocial/psychoeducational intervention for persons with recurrent suicide attempts.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature186407
Source
Crisis. 2002;23(4):156-60
Publication Type
Article
Date
2002
Author
Yvonne Bergmans
Paul S Links
Author Affiliation
St. Michael's Hospital-University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. bergmansy@smh.toronto.on.ca
Source
Crisis. 2002;23(4):156-60
Date
2002
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adult
Canada
Emotions
Female
Humans
Interpersonal Relations
Male
Patient Education as Topic
Poverty
Psychotherapy - methods
Psychotherapy, Group - methods
Recurrence
Suicide, Attempted - prevention & control - psychology
Vulnerable Populations
Abstract
This paper gives a description of a psychosocial/psychoeducational group intervention for individuals with a history of recurrent suicide attempts. The intervention was conceived to reduce the risk of future suicidal behavior and to modify the client's psychopathology. Three features are felt to make the intervention unique from others described in the literature. First, the intervention is targeted at both men and women from an inner-city population who are often underhoused, underemployed, and undereducated. 24 of 48 clients (50%) lived alone, and 24 of those (92%) were living in subsidized housing; 33% lived in supportive housing, and one lived on the street at the time of assessment. 48% had a high-school education or less. Second, the principles of our approach stressed client validation and participation in the development and delivery of the therapy. Our frame of reference was to name ourselves as professionals with a set of skills and access to some kinds of information and clients as the experts on the experience in their lives. Third, the group content incorporated a multimodal approach to meet the varied needs of the clients. Future reports will discuss the empirical evaluation of this intervention; however, the development of specific, targeted approaches for unique individuals with recurrent suicide attempts is clearly needed.
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12617479 View in PubMed
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[Schizophrenia Project in Abo. Psychotherapy-oriented broad-based mental health care].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature221971
Source
Nord Med. 1993;108(5):136-8, 147
Publication Type
Article
Date
1993
Author
Y O Alanen
Source
Nord Med. 1993;108(5):136-8, 147
Date
1993
Language
Swedish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Adult
Cohort Studies
Deinstitutionalization
Family Therapy
Finland
Humans
Mental Health Services - organization & administration
Middle Aged
Psychotherapy - methods
Psychotherapy, Group
Psychotropic Drugs - therapeutic use
Schizophrenia - therapy
Abstract
The concept of need-related care for schizophrenia patients, evolved in Abo during the 1980s, consists in a flexible form of psychotherapy oriented care, which in its planning and execution is tailored to meet varying individual needs. It is based both on family and individual therapy and therapeutic groups, drugs being used as support. The results have been promising and it has been possible to reduce hospitalisation.
Notes
Comment In: Nord Med. 1993;108(12):326-7, 3298272396
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8497402 View in PubMed
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The outcome of short- and long-term psychotherapy 10 years after start of treatment.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature278133
Source
Psychol Med. 2016 Apr;46(6):1175-88
Publication Type
Article
Date
Apr-2016
Author
P. Knekt
E. Virtala
T. Härkänen
M. Vaarama
J. Lehtonen
O. Lindfors
Source
Psychol Med. 2016 Apr;46(6):1175-88
Date
Apr-2016
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adult
Anxiety - epidemiology
Depression - epidemiology
Female
Finland
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Logistic Models
Male
Mood Disorders - therapy
Outpatients - psychology
Personality
Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
Psychotherapy, Brief - methods
Psychotherapy, Group - methods
Psychotherapy, Psychodynamic - methods
Remission Induction
Social Adjustment
Treatment Outcome
Work Capacity Evaluation
Young Adult
Abstract
Empirical evidence on whether patients' mental health and functioning will be more improved after long-term than short-term therapy is scarce. We addressed this question in a clinical trial with a long follow-up.
In the Helsinki Psychotherapy Study, 326 out-patients with mood or anxiety disorder were randomly assigned to long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy (LPP), short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy (SPP) or solution-focused therapy (SFT) and were followed for 10 years. The outcome measures were psychiatric symptoms, work ability, personality and social functioning, need for treatment, and remission.
At the end of the follow-up, altogether 74% of the patients were free from clinically elevated psychiatric symptoms. Compared with SPP, LPP showed greater reductions in symptoms, greater improvement in work ability and higher remission rates. A similar difference in symptoms and work ability was observed in comparison with SFT after adjustment for violations of treatment standards. No notable differences in effectiveness between SFT and SPP were observed. The prevalence of auxiliary treatment was relatively high, 47% in SFT, 58% in SPP and 33% in LPP, and, accordingly, the remission rates for general symptoms were 55, 45 and 62%, respectively.
After 10 years of follow-up, the benefits of LPP in comparison with the short-term therapies are rather small, though significant in symptoms and work ability, possibly due to more frequent use of auxiliary therapy in the short-term therapy groups. Further studies should focus on the choice of optimal length of therapy and the selection of factors predicting outcome of short- v. long-term therapy.
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26755201 View in PubMed
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Patient satisfaction in a Psychiatric Walk-In Clinic.

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Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1983 Feb;28(1):30-3
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-1983
Author
R J Dyck
H F Azim
Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1983 Feb;28(1):30-3
Date
Feb-1983
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adjustment Disorders - therapy
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Alberta
Ambulatory Care
Child
Child, Preschool
Consumer Satisfaction
Female
Humans
Male
Mental Disorders - therapy
Middle Aged
Neurotic Disorders - therapy
Psychotherapy
Psychotherapy, Group
Abstract
The present study examined consumer satisfaction with services provided in a Psychiatric Walk-In Clinic in order to determine not only general levels of satisfaction but also whether or not differences in satisfaction exist between different user groups. Although levels of reported satisfaction were generally high, group psychotherapy patients reported being significantly less satisfied than patients who had been assessed at the clinic or who were in individual psychotherapy. None of the demographic variables including previous psychiatric experience, diagnosis and patient visits were related to satisfaction. These data were discussed in terms of program development.
PubMed ID
6839265 View in PubMed
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Patient personality and time-limited group psychotherapy for complicated grief.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature193089
Source
Int J Group Psychother. 2001 Oct;51(4):525-52
Publication Type
Article
Date
Oct-2001
Author
W E Piper
M. McCallum
A S Joyce
J S Rosie
J S Ogrodniczuk
Author Affiliation
Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia.
Source
Int J Group Psychother. 2001 Oct;51(4):525-52
Date
Oct-2001
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adjustment Disorders - diagnosis - therapy
Adult
Aged
Alberta
Analysis of Variance
Female
Grief
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Patient Selection
Personality
Psychotherapy, Brief - methods
Psychotherapy, Group - methods
Regression Analysis
Treatment Outcome
Abstract
We used a randomized clinical trial to investigate the interaction of two patient personality characteristics (quality of object relations [QOR] and psychological mindedness [PM]) with two forms of time-limited, short-term group therapy (interpretive and supportive) for 139 psychiatric outpatients with complicated grief. Findings differed depending on the outcome variable (e.g., grief symptoms, general symptoms) and the statistical criterion (e.g., statistical significance, clinical significance, magnitude of effect). Patients in both therapies improved. For grief symptoms, a significant interaction effect was found for QOR. High-QOR patients improved more in interpretive therapy and low-QOR patients improved more in supportive therapy. A main effect was found for PM. High-PM patients improved more in both therapies. For general symptoms, clinical significance favored interpretive therapy over supportive therapy. Clinical implications concerning patient-treatment matching are discussed.
PubMed ID
11582899 View in PubMed
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Psychodynamic group psychotherapy: impact of group length and therapist professional characteristics on development of therapeutic alliance.

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Source
Clin Psychol Psychother. 2012 Sep;19(5):420-33
Publication Type
Article
Date
Sep-2012
Author
Steinar Lorentzen
Jan Vegard Bakali
Anne Grete Hersoug
Knut A Hagtvet
Torleif Ruud
Per Høglend
Author Affiliation
Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway. steinar.lorentzen@medisin.uio.no
Source
Clin Psychol Psychother. 2012 Sep;19(5):420-33
Date
Sep-2012
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adult
Factor Analysis, Statistical
Female
Humans
Linear Models
Male
Middle Aged
Models, Psychological
Norway
Professional-Patient Relations
Psychotherapeutic Processes
Psychotherapy - education - methods
Psychotherapy, Group - methods
Sociometric Techniques
Time Factors
Abstract
Little research has been done on therapeutic alliance in group psychotherapy, especially the impact of treatment duration and therapist professional characteristics.
Therapeutic alliance was rated by patients on the Working Alliance Inventory-Short Form at three time points (sessions 3, 10 and 17) in a randomized controlled trial of short-term and long-term psychodynamic group psychotherapy. As predictors we selected therapist clinical experience and length of didactic training, which have demonstrated ambiguous results in previous research. Linear latent variable growth curve models (structural equation modeling) were developed for the three Working Alliance Inventory-Short Form subscales bond, task and goal.
We found a significant variance in individual growth curves (intercepts and slopes) but no differential development due to group length. Longer therapist formal training had a negative impact on early values of subscale task in both treatments. There was an interaction between length of the therapists' clinical experience and group length on early bond, task and goal: therapists with longer clinical experience were rated lower on initial bond in the long-term group but less so in the short-term group. Longer clinical experience influenced initial task and goal positively in the short-term group but was unimportant for task or significantly negative for goal in the long-term group.
There was no mean development of alliance, and group length did not differentially impact the alliance during 6 months. Early ratings of the three Working Alliance Inventory-Short Form subscales partly reflected different preparations of patients in the two group formats, partly therapist characteristics, but more research is needed to see how these aspects impact alliance development and outcome. Therapists should pay attention to all three aspects of the alliance, when they prepare patients for group therapy.
In psychodynamic groups, length of therapy does not differentiate the overall level or the development of member-leader alliance. Within psychodynamic groups, each individual appear to have their unique perception of the member-leader alliance. Therapists with longer formal psychotherapy training may be less successful in establishing early agreement with patients on the tasks of psychodynamic group psychotherapy. Patients perceive a somewhat lower degree of early emotional bonding with the more clinically experienced therapists in long-term psychodynamics groups. Therapists with more clinical experience may contribute to a stronger degree of initial agreement with patients on the tasks and goals of short-term group psychotherapy.
PubMed ID
21626613 View in PubMed
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