CORE-R Battery

CORE-R Battery in group psychotherapy.


American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA) is using CORE in daily use and the follow research helps detail how this takes place. It helps process the current state and also helps predict future outcomes of the individuals taking part. The CORE-R took kits gives users a way to monitor and determine the effectiveness which includes three classes of measures: selection, process, and outcome. Below is detailed information of the whole process.


Evidence-based group psychotherapy: using AGPA’s practice guidelines to enhance clinical effectiveness.
Leszcz M, Kobos JC.
J Clin Psychol. 2008 Nov;64(11):1238-60. doi: 10.1002/jclp.20531.
PMID: 18785655

Systems-centered training groups’ process and outcome: a comparison with AGPA institute groups.
O’Neill RM, Constantino MJ.
Int J Group Psychother. 2008 Jan;58(1):77-102. doi: 10.1521/ijgp.2008.58.1.77.
PMID: 18211215

Relationships between psychometric test results and psychoanalytic judgment formation
RĂ¼ger U, Schwarz E.
Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol. 1982 Sep;32(5):131-6.
PMID: 7146280 German

Adverse outcomes in group psychotherapy: risk factors, prevention, and research directions.
Roback HB.
J Psychother Pract Res. 2000 Summer;9(3):113-22.
PMID: 10896735

An examination of mandated versus voluntary referral as a determinant of clinical outcome.
Snyder CM, Anderson SA.
J Marital Fam Ther. 2009 Jul;35(3):278-92. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2009.00118.x.
PMID: 19522782 Review.

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