Group Psychotherapy and Managed Mental Health Care: A Clinical Guide for Providers / Edition 1

Group Psychotherapy and Managed Mental Health Care: A Clinical Guide for Providers / Edition 1

by Henry I. Spitz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0876307918

ISBN-13: 9780876307915

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876307915
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Series:
Mental Health Practice under Managed Care Series, #2
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
209
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1General Principles of Managed Mental Health Care in the Clinical Setting3
2Brief Group Psychotherapy: Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Trends16
3Overview of the Pragmatics of Brief Group Therapy in the Context of Managed Mental Health Care29
4Practical Concerns for Leaders of Managed Care Groups45
5Construction of the Managed Care Group58
6Preparation of Prospective Group Members for Group Entry69
7Stages of Group Development and Their Significance in the Managed Care Setting86
8Conduct of the Initial Stage of Managed Care97
9The Middle Stage of Brief Groups: Problems and Solutions113
10Termination of the Group and Follow-up Planning127
11The Inpatient Group and Groups with Unique Patient Populations139
12Recording and Reporting the Managed Care Group Experience159
13Evaluating the Outcome in Brief Group Psychotherapy170
14Future Directions and New Challenges176
Appendix A: American Group Psychotherapy Association, Inc. Guidelines for Ethics185
Appendix B: National Registry of Certified Group Psychotherapists Instruction Guidelines for Completing Eligibility Form189
References195
Name Index201
Subject Index203

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