Quality Assurance in Outpatient Psychotherapy

  • Sharon A. Shueman
  • Warwick G. Troy


This chapter is concerned with the application of quality assurance (QA) mechanisms to the planning, delivery, and monitoring of outpatient mental-health services. Although the content embraces the technology used to assess and ensure adequate quality of services in organized care settings, the particular emphasis is on strategies that show promise for use in the independent practice setting.


Mental Health Service Quality Assurance Mental Health Care Utilization Review Global Assessment Scale 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sharon A. Shueman
    • 1
  • Warwick G. Troy
    • 2
  1. 1.Shueman Troy and AssociatesPasadenaUSA
  2. 2.California School of Professional PsychologyLos AngelesUSA

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