ERIC Number: EJ348848
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Group Coping Skills Instruction and Supportive Group Therapy for Cancer Patients: A Comparison of Strategies.
Telch, Christy F.; Telch, Michael J.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v54 n6 p802-08 Dec 1986
Compared relative efficacy of comprehensive group coping skills training and supportive group therapy for enhancing cancer patients' adjustment to their disease. Subjects were 41 cancer patients exhibiting a marked degree of psychosocial distress. Results demonstrated a consistent superiority of coping skills intervention over supportive group therapy and the no-treatment control. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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