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Expected Treatment Response vs Client Status Report in MyOutcomes v14

| May 2, 2016
Expected Treatment Response vs Client Status Report in  MyOutcomes v14

  Overview In a recent live client consultation hosted by MyOutcomes Clinical Director Cindy Hansen, Dr. Scott D. Miller explained how the new algorithms are changing the way we look and think about session and service target reporting. In this brief clip, Scott talks about the new algorithms in the latest version of this valuable therapist […]

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FIT Supervision Intensive Training August 2016

| April 20, 2016
FIT Supervision Intensive Training August 2016

FIT Supervision Intensive Training Join Dr. Scott Miller and his team for a 3 intensive days focused on supervision strategies designed to  improve clinician skills. If you understand that supervision is a key component in the successful and sustainable implementation of Feedback Informed Treatment as an evidence based practice then you should make plans to […]

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The Power of Outcome Driven Recovery in Mental Health

| April 8, 2016
The Power of Outcome Driven Recovery in Mental Health

Discover the power of Outcome Orientated Approach to Recovery Attend this one day event, Friday 27, May 2016 in the historic market town of Newark on the River Trent in the Heart of East Midlands.  Register Now Keynote speakers include: Bob Bohanske – Southwest Behavioural Health Services, Arizona Mike Slade – University of Nottingham Dianne Tetley – Lincolnshire Parthership NHS Foundation […]

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PCOMS Therapist Survey

| April 1, 2016
PCOMS Therapist Survey

Examining the Influence of Feedback Orientation and Feedback Environment on Clinician Processing of Feedback from Client Outcome Measures. Dear Readers of the Effective Therapist Blog, My name is Logan Rife and I am a doctoral candidate in the Collaborative Program in Counseling Psychology at The University of Akron. As a student, my use of the […]

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FIT Implementation Intensive Aug 2016

| March 26, 2016
FIT Implementation Intensive Aug 2016

The FIT Implementation Intensive is just months away! Learn the science of successful implementation with ICCE Director, Dr. Scott Miller, Ph.D. and the ICCE professional development team. The FIT Implementation Intensive training will held this coming August 1st and 2nd, 2016 in Chicago, IL. This is a hands on, intensive training designed to provide participants with a […]

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Within The Therapist Lies The Key

| March 16, 2016
Within The Therapist Lies The Key

“The establishment of a therapeutic alliance can be a daunting task, even for those therapists who are generally successful…” For some time now, it has been well-established that the alliance between the therapist and the client plays a significant role in predicting successful therapeutic outcomes. A strong alliance is predictive of successfully achieving therapeutic goals, […]

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PCOMS – A Clinical Measuring Tool

| March 10, 2016
PCOMS – A Clinical Measuring Tool

“PCOMS will remain a clinical measuring tool embedded in the complex interpersonal process called psychotherapy” Have you ever wondered how we can tell that therapy works or whether clients are satisfied with their services? Many clinicians and mental health organizations are asked these questions and have few answers about how to show that they are […]

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FIT Professional Development Training Aug 2016

| March 2, 2016
FIT Professional Development Training Aug 2016

FIT Professional Development Training by Dr. Scott Miller FIT Professional Development Training by Dr. Scott Miller is scheduled from 8th Aug to 9th Aug’16 at Chicago,Illinois. The training venue is located alongside the beautiful “Magnificent Mile,” near Northwestern University Hospital, atop a tall building, overlooking Lake Michigan, and steps from the best retail therapy and […]

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Is there no way to record and plot the ORS in Child Therapy?

| February 24, 2016
Is there no way to record and plot the ORS in Child Therapy?

How to record and plot the ORS for child therapy in MyOutcomes version 14 In the case of child therapy, it is often left to the therapist to determine whether the child is making progress. It is important that the stakeholders in those young children’s lives agree that progress is being made and seek other […]

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Is there Client base for predicting ETR in Child Therapy?

| February 17, 2016
Is there Client base for predicting ETR in Child Therapy?

  Changes in MyOutcomes Version 14 for predicting the Expected Treatment Response in child therapy. In the earlier version of MyOutcomes, there used to be separate algorithms for child therapy and adult therapy but other than the clinical cut offs, the responses were neither significantly different nor predictive of success. The client base for predicting the […]

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