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The Female Therapist in Relation to Male Roles

  • Teresa Bernardez

Abstract

In looking at the extensive literature on psychotherapy over the years, it is striking to note that the treatment of male patients by female therapists has not received special attention. In fact, with the possible exception of some adolescent and homosexual patients, the therapist’s gender has been considered irrelevant to the process and outcome of psychotherapy.

Keywords

Male Child Male Role Primary Relationship Female Therapist Woman Therapist 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Teresa Bernardez
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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