Behavior Therapy-Generated Insight

  • Douglas H. Powell
Part of the Applied Clinical Psychology book series (NSSB)


For nearly 20 years, evidence has been accumulating that behavior therapy can be integrated with psychotherapy to create a powerful treatment regimen for troubled individuals (Goldfried & Castonguay, 1992; Beitman, Goldfried, & Norcross, 1989; London & Palmer, 1988; Marmor & Woods, 1980). The past decade has witnessed a growing eclectic orientation among mental health practitioners and efforts toward theoretical integration by psychotherapy researchers (Garfield & Bergin, 1986). During this period an interdisciplinary group of mental health practitioners and clinical researchers formed an organization for eclectically oriented clinicians: the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration. Their Journal of Psychotherapy Integration is now over 10 years old and serves as a forum for those using multimodal therapies.


Behavior Therapy Behavioral Treatment Relaxation Training Phobic Disorder Behavioral Technique 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Douglas H. Powell
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  1. 1.Harvard University Health ServicesCambridgeUSA

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