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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English


  • Psychopharmacology -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

StatementCompiled and edited by Karl Rickels.
ContributionsRickels, Karl, 1924- ed., World Congresses of Psychiatry, Madrid, 1966.
LC ClassificationsRC483 .N6
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 149 p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5604646M
LC Control Number68011697

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  Non-specific factors refer to dimensions that are shared by most psychotherapies and include the therapeutic alliance, the therapist’s competence and adherence to the treatment protocols whereas specific factors refer to the specific techniques and interventions that characterize particular psychotherapies. Review of the literature on non-specific treatment factors reveals that the Cited by:   This paper reviewed evidence relating to personality correlates of responsivity to placebos. It was concluded that a trait model of responsivity to placebos was largely unsubstantiated and suggested that other nonspecific factors of drug effects may be more influential in reactions to by: Book Review: Cardiac Drug Therapy, 7th Edition. M Gabriel Khan, MD and C Michael White, Non-Specific Factors in Drug Therapy. Show details. Book Review: ABC of Monitoring Drug Therapy. Show details. Book Review: Manual of Drug Therapy Show details. Articles Citing this One: 0. Also from SAGE Publishing. CQ Library Author: M Gabriel Khan, C Michael White. Keywords Common factors in therapy Æ Marriage and family therapy Æ Change process Clients spend less than 1% of their waking hours in therapy (Prochaska, ). Along the same lines, clients are likely to attend therapy one hour out of hours within a week time period. Given that therapy encompasses such a small amount of time, what is it.