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ERIC Number: EJ611038
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2861
The Public Perception of Mental Health Professions: An Empirical Examination.
Fall, Kevin A.; Levitov, Justin E.; Jennings, Maureen; Eberts, Stephanie
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v22 n2 p122-34 Apr 2000
Study examines the public's confidence in clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, master's and doctoral-level counselors, and social workers by ranking confidence levels across five case vignettes of varying severity. Results indicate that the doctoral-level counselors were perceived similarly to clinical psychologists across all cases and were preferred in every case over master's-level counselors. (Contains 23 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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