ERIC Number: EJ815356
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 45
A Response to "Time-Limited Service Alternatives: Using Therapeutic Enactment in Open Group Therapy": A Dramatic Effort to Redefine Short-Term and Time-Limited Services
Dagley, John C.; Thomas, Chippewa M.
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v33 n4 p317-327 Oct 2008
Therapeutic Enactment (TE) groups, as presented in the article, "Time-Limited Service Alternatives: Using Therapeutic Enactment in Open Group Therapy," offer an exciting and promising addition to the types of groups traditionally offered in university counseling centers. The brevity of member participation, the lack of empirical evidence of effectiveness, and the significant level of leader competency required for effective facilitation of the groups are notable limitations that deserve attention.
Descriptors: Group Therapy, Higher Education, Guidance Centers, Intervention, College Students, Group Counseling, Evaluation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education
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