PSYC 406 Week 1 Forum Answers


Q #1 : Provide your synopsis of the differences and similarities between the efficacy and the effectiveness of psychotherapy in randomized clinical trials (RCTs) as indicated in the article. What are the benchmarks?


Q #2: What do the authors describe as a naturalistic setting in an HMO? Do you agree with this description?


Q #3: What is your perspective on the outcome of the study described? Do you agree or disagree with the reported results?


Question No 3 : According to this study, is treatment for adult depression effective in a managed care environment? Explain your answer; why or why not?