Cognitive Therapy and Research

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 95–103

Group versus individual cognitive therapy: A pilot study

  • A. John Rush
  • John T. Watkins


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. John Rush
    • 1
  • John T. Watkins
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatrySouthwestern Medical SchoolDallasUSA
  2. 2.University of Oklahoma Health Science CenterUSA

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