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Impact of Male/Female Therapist
An examination of the impact of gender on the practice of behavioral and cognitive-behavioral therapy.
# 124475 | 3,750 words | 19 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Psychology (Therapies) , Gender and Sexuality (Gender Studies)

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The purpose of this paper is to examine the research on the effects of therapist gender on diverse outcomes and processes of behavioral and cognitive-behavioral therapy. The paper also aims to determine whether these studies support or fail to support the claim that the effects of therapist's gender are minimal in behavioral/cognitive-behavioral therapy.

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"As pointed out by Campbell and Reece, the word 'sex' is a biological and anatomical term that refers to the classification of organisms as either male or female. However, Connell reports that while many people may think the term 'gender' is also a term referring to biological and anatomical classifications, this is not the case. Gender as a term refers to a psychosocial construct comprised..."

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