8.1 The Use of Measures (part I)


What is feedback informed treatment (FIT)?

8.1 Use of Measures (RCS).pdf

Highlights from this Session:

1. Measurement precedes professional development (see this related blogpost, The Biggest Stumbling Block Towards Individualised Professional Development)

2. FIT = Evaluating + Improving

Further Readings:


1. Miller, S. D., Hubble, M. A., Chow, D. L., & Seidel, J. A. (2015). Beyond measures and monitoring: Realizing the potential of feedback-informed treatment. Psychotherapy, 52(4), 449-457. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pst0000031

2. Miller, S. D., Hubble, M. A., Chow, D. L., & Seidel, J. A. (2013). The outcome of psychotherapy: Yesterday, today, and tomorrow. Psychotherapy, 50(1), 88-97. doi:10.1037/a0031097 (I recommend you to read this version that was published in Psychotherapy in Australia instead. The formatting makes it easier to read)

3. Andrews, W., Wislocki, A. P., Short, F., Chow, D. L., & Minami, T. (2013). A 5-year evaluation of the human givens therapy using a practice research network. Mental Health Review Journal, 18(3), 165-176. doi:10.1108/MHRJ-04-2013-0011 (This paper gives you an idea the type of localised knowledge we can achieve when practitioners come together to systematically collect client outcomes)