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ERIC Number: EJ369921
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Relation of Counselor Identification of Client Problem Description to Continuance in a Behavioral Weight Loss Program.
Pekarik, Gene
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v35 n1 p66-70 Jan 1988
Investigated relation of counselor ability to articulate salient client information to continuance in weight loss program. Counselors predicted client responses to questions regarding weight loss problems more accurately for clients who later completed program than for those who dropped out. Within one completer group, greater weight loss occurred in cases that had been accurately predicted. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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