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What percentage of group members drop out of therapy during the first 12 to 20 sessions?
10 to 35%; Premature terminators often exhibit characteristics that can be detected during the initial interview - high levels of denial, high somatization, low motivation, low psychological sophistication, low IQ, low self-esteem, deviancy from other group members, unrealistic and unfavorable expectations about group tx.
What percentage of neurotic people in Eysenck's no-therapy control group showed improvement within 2 years of the onset of symptoms?
72%
What percentage of Pts receiving eclectic psychotherapy in Eysenck's study showed a substantial decrease in sxs?
66%
What percentage of Pts receiving psychoanalytic psychotherapy in Eysenck's study showed a substantial decrease in sxs?
44%
Smith, Glass and Miller (1980) used meta-analysis to combine results of studies and obtained what effect size for psychotherapy outcome?
.85 (i.e., better than 80% of those who need therapy but remain untxed)
Casey and Berman (1985) meta-analysis outcome studies on psychotherapy with children and adolescents. What effect size?
.71 (i.e., average treated young person is better off than 76% of those with similar probs who do not rec tx).
Weisz also did meta-analysis on outcome studies on psychotherapy with children and adolescents. What effect size was reported (unweighted and weighted)?
.71 and .54
What percentage of pts show measurable improvement at 26 sessions?
75%
What percentage of pts show measurable improvement at 104 sessions?
90%
Lipsey and Wilson (1993) report an average effect size of _____ when txed Ss are cfed to no tx controls.
.67
Lipsey and Wilson (1993) report an average effect size of _____ when Ss in tx group are compared to those in a placebo control group.
.48
Guy, Poelstra, and Stark (1989) found that ____% of participants in their survey of psychologists had experienced personal distress in the past 3 years.
74.3%
Guy, Poelstra, and Stark (1989) found that ____% of participants in their survey of psychologists said that personal distress had decreased the quality of their work.
36.7%
Guy, Poelstra, and Stark (1989) found that ____% of participants in their survey of psychologists said that their personal distress had resulted in inadequate treatment.
4.6%
The largest proportion of psychiatric admissions are in what age range?
25 to 44
Sz is the most common dx for inpatients in what age range?
18 to 44
For those aged 65 and older, what is the most common dx? and then 2nd most common dx?
Organic disorder, then affective disorder.
What percentage of lesbians in Morgan (1992) study had seen a mental health professional (vs. heterosexual)?
78% vs. 21%
In Jones and Gabriel's (1999) study, what percentage of gay, lesbian and bisexual individuals who had rec'd psyc counseling services believed that therapy had a positive influence on their lives?
86%