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Society for Psychotherapy Research

  1. Chris Evans

Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy1054

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

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Evans, C. 2010. Society for Psychotherapy Research. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1.

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  1. Nottingham University, United Kingdom

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  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2010


The constitution of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR) states that states that “The Society is an international, multidisciplinary scientific association devoted to research on psychotherapy.” The aims of the Society are (1) to encourage the development of scientific research on psychotherapy; (2) to foster the communication, understanding, and use of research findings; (3) to enhance the scientific and social value of psychotherapy research; and (4) to contribute, through research, to enhancing the effectiveness of psychotherapies.