The American Journal of Family Therapy

A comparison of gestalt and relationship enhancement treatments with married couples

Gestalt psychotherapyResearchNon-randomized controlled trials or naturalistic studyEnglish
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Abstract

Compared the effectiveness of Relationship Enhancement and Gestalt Relationship Facilitation. Results indicated couples (N=36) in both groups made significant gains, but Relationship Enhancement participants achieved greater gains in communication, relationship satisfaction, and ability to handle problems

APA citation

Jessee, R., & Guerney, B. (1981). A comparison of gestalt and relationship enhancement treatments with married couples. The American Journal Of Family Therapy, 9(3), 31-42. http://doi.org/10.1080/01926188108250408