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Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Organizational Care of Psychotherapists-in-Training Working in Public Sector Mental Health Settings
by Wong, Luo-wen, Psy.D., Alliant International University, 2011, 172; 3517124
Abstract (Summary)

This study is an inquiry from the perspective of clinical psychology practicum trainees of how public sector agencies, acting as practicum sites, can provide support for trainees' self-care. A phenomenological study was conducted. Six participants, who were clinical psychology practicum trainees in the San Francisco Bay Area, talked about their experience of receiving organizational support and self-care. The goal is to raise awareness on the importance of organizational support of clinical psychology practicum trainees' self-care.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Blum, Stephen
Commitee: Tulkin, Steven
School: Alliant International University
Department: San Francisco, CSPP
School Location: United States -- California
Source: DAI-B 73/11(E), Dissertation Abstracts International
Subjects: Mental health, Public Health Education, Clinical psychology
Keywords: Organizational support, Practicum trainees, Psychotherapists, Self-care
Publication Number: 3517124
ISBN: 978-1-267-47184-0
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