Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Hiring family therapists for a research project via videotaped interviews: A brief report

Abstract

The authors describe an interview procedure devised for use in hiring therapists for a research and demonstration project in which the employers viewed videotaped interviews of applicants responding to a standard set of questions posed by an on-site researcher/interviewer. The approach is considered potentially useful for agencies to use in hiring therapists with a systemic orientation.

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

References

  1. Bowen, M. (1978).Family therapy in clinical practice. New York: Jason Aronson.

  2. Haley, J. (1987).Problem-solving therapy (2nd ed.). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

  3. Minuchin, S. (1974).Families and family therapy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

  4. Nelson, T. S., McCollum, E. E., Wetchler, J. L., McAvoy, P., Trepper, T. S., & Lewis, R. A. (1993; in press). Videotaped supervision via long-distance telephone.American Journal of Family Therapy.

  5. Stanton, M. D. (1981). An integrated structural/strategic approach to family therapy.Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 7, 427–439.

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Nelson, T.S., McCollum, E.E., Wetchler, J.L. et al. Hiring family therapists for a research project via videotaped interviews: A brief report. Contemp Fam Ther 16, 161–168 (1994). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02196804

Download citation

Keywords

  • Health Psychology
  • Social Issue
  • Family Therapist
  • Demonstration Project
  • Systemic Orientation