ERIC Number: EJ508015
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Studying the Effects of Treatment in Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse.
Pilkonis, Paul A.
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v8 n3 p392-401 Sep 1993
Examines the strengths and weaknesses of two broad approaches to psychotherapy outcome research: (1) clinical trials methodologies; and (2) "naturalistic," descriptive methodologies. An example of an ongoing, naturalistic study of individual psychotherapy is provided. Discusses general methodological considerations that apply to both approaches. (JPS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Research on Treatment of Adults Sexually Abused in Childhood."