ERIC Number: EJ250886
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
YAVIS-Type Characteristics and Sex as Related to Therapists' Selection of Clients.
Tryon, Georgiana Shick; DeVito, Anthony J.
Journal of the NAWDAC, v44 n4 p20-25 Sum 1981
Examined the relationship between sex of client, other client characteristics, and selection as a client by male and female therapists. Results indicated that therapists of both sexes preferred to see young, attractive, verbal, intelligent and successful (YAVIS) clients. Therapists of both sexes also felt more comfortable with same-sex clients. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A