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.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of ContentsRowland, Goss, Introduction. Baker, Kleijen, The Drive Towards Evidence Based Health Care. Ferguson, Russell, Towards Evidence Based Health Care. Maynard, Economics Issues. Parry, Evidence Based Psychotherapy: An Overview. Bower, King, Randomised Controlled Trials and the Evaluation of Psychological Therapy. McLeod, The Contribution of Qualitative Research to Evidence-based Counselling and Psychotherapy. Barkham, Mellor-Clark, Rigor and Relevance. The Role of Practice-based Evidence. Systematic Reviews in Mental Health. Cape, Parry, Clinical Practice Guidelines Development in Evidence Based Psychotherapy. Goss, Rowland, Getting Evidence into Practice.