CONDUCTING RESEARCH WITH COMMUNITY AGENCIES: MEETING RECRUITMENT AND COLLABORATION CHALLENGES

Family therapy outcome research with community agencies has been challenging for various reasons. In two recent research projects, it was found that providing active feedback to agencies about their clinical services via a clinical report and a research-asgency liaison were sucessful strategies to d...

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Veröffentlicht in:Journal of marital and family therapy, Vol. 28, No. 1 (2002), p. 0
1. Verfasser: Thomas, Volker
Format: elektronischer Aufsatz
Veröffentlicht: Oxford, UK : Blackwell Publishing Ltd 2002
ISSN:1752-0606
Umfang:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1111/j.1752-0606.2002.tb01166.x
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  • Family therapy outcome research with community agencies has been challenging for various reasons. In two recent research projects, it was found that providing active feedback to agencies about their clinical services via a clinical report and a research-asgency liaison were sucessful strategies to develop a collaborative atmosphere with agencies. Specifically, the two starategies improved agency and therapist recruitment, client and therapist motivation, and reduced therapist and client attrition.