LECTURE GUIDE
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
 
JOHN W. NICHOLS, M.A.
TOPIC #9: Psychotherapy
 
I. KINDS OF THERAPISTS 

    A. Psychiatrists - 

    B. Psychologists - 

    C. Psychotherapists - 

II. VARIABLES AFFECTING OUTCOME OF THERAPY 

    A. Patient/Client Variables 

        1. Time 

        2. $ 

        3. Verbalness 

        4. Sex 

        5. Expectations 

    B. Disorder/Therapist Variables 

        1. Type of disorder 

        2. Type of therapy 

        3. Therapist's abilities 

        4. Therapists characteristics 

        5. Trust 

III. EFFECTIVENESS OF THERAPY 

 

WHERE TO GO FROM HERE 
If the topic of psychotherapy is of particular interest to you, you might want to consider taking: 

PSY 1023 The Psychology of Personal Development