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Spotlight on Women's Health

Methodological Issues in Psychotherapy (and other Nonpharmacological) Treatment Research


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Seminar date: 4/7/2011

Description: All treatment research requires strategies to control factors that influence the validity of inferences drawn from the findings. However, psychotherapy research presents greater challenges to achieving control relative to research involving medication treatment. This presentation aims to help researchers by reviewing key concepts in trial design and discussing issues unique to psychotherapy and other nonpharmacological interventions.

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