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ERIC Number: EJ147475
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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The Expectation-reality Discrepancy and Premature Termination from Psychotherapy
Horenstein, David; Houston, B. Kent
Journal of Clinical Psychology, 32, 2, 373-78, Apr 76
Tests the relationship between the success of psychotherapeutic efforts and the client's expectation-reality discrepancy, i.e., as the number of disconfirmed expectations increases the possibility for successful psychotherapy (positive therapy outcomes and low drop out rates) decreases. (Author/RK)
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