ERIC Number: EJ445527
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Process Differences between Male and Female Therapists in a First Family Interview.
Shields, Cleveland G.; McDaniel, Susan H.
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v18 n2 p143-51 Apr 1992
Analyzed 63 initial interviews of structural-strategic therapy with families with child-focused problems to determine differences in process of therapy between male and female therapists. Family members made more structuring statements toward male therapists; stated more disagreement with other family members with female therapist. Male therapists made more explanation statements and more statements overall than female therapists. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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