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Research Methods Workshops 2020-2021

The Society for Psychotherapy Research UK Chapter is proud to offer a series of 5 online research method workshops to develop your research skills and gain new perspectives on project design.  Expert psychotherapy researchers will talk about pressing issues and new methods on the basis of their current research. The workshops are open to both novice and experienced psychotherapy researchers The cost of each individual workshop is £25, however the whole suite of workshops are available free of charge to SPR members. 

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Workshop 1: How valid is our understanding of validity in psychotherapy research?

Workshop 2: Bridging the Divide between Qualitative and Quantitative. Q-Sort Methodology: An introduction to an innovative tool for psychotherapy research


51st Annual International Conference Book of Abstracts

The book of abstracts is now available online.  The conference theme was Personalizing Psychotherapy to its Participants and Moments. Take some time to read it and contact authors whose work interests you. Even at a distance, we can share and collaborate.


8th SPR European Chapter Methods Workshop

Postponed. Please consult the extensive description of the programme here.
Feel free to contact Jan Boehnke or Svenja Taubner for any further questions.

SPR UK Chapter meeting 2020

Postponed. We will keep you informed about when we'll be able to have the conference day and hope very much that you will submit your research and join us for the postponed event.

2020 Dues Renewal

When you renew your dues, please take some time to enjoy some of your membership benefits, including electronic access to current and past issues of Psychotherapy Research, webinars, and special interest group discussions. Renew now at

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25th Anniversary of Psychotherapy Research

Current and incoming Editors talk about
Psychotherapy Research over the 25 years of publication
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Journal news! We have FOUR open access articles from the 2018 issue of Psychotherapy Research (see below for links to all articles):

A relational perspective on the association between working alliance and treatment outcome by Carl-Johan Uckelstam, Rolf Holmqvist, Björn Philips & Fredrik Falkenström

Daily dynamic assessment and modelling of intersession processes in ambulatory psychotherapy: A proof of concept study by Tim Kaiser & Anton-Rupert Laireiter

"It was like having half of the patient in therapy": Therapists of nonimproved patients looking back on their work by Andrzej Werbart, Camilla von Below, Karin Engqvist & Sofia Lind

Implementation of transdiagnostic treatment for emotional disorders in residential eating disorder programs: A preliminary pre-post evaluation by Heather Thompson-Brenner, James F. Boswell, Hallie Espel-Huynh, Gayle Brooks & Michael R. Lowe

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6/23/2021 » 6/26/2021
52nd Annual international Conference--Heidelberg

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