ERIC Number: EJ257556
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
Reference Count: 0
The Interactive Effects of Counselor Gender, Physical Attractiveness and Status on Client Self-Disclosure.
Kunin, Carla C.; Rodin, Miriam J.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v38 n1 p84-90 Jan 1982
Investigated client self-disclosure and client perception of counselors. Subjects rated counselors on intelligence and empathy, and while role-playing clients in therapy. Clients disclosed more to male counselors when counselors were high in status or attractiveness. Suggests the effect of counselor gender depends on an interaction with other counselor variables. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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