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The Clinical Consult is a series of podcasts—moderated by Dr. Daniel Elchert—that covers topics of direct clinical relevance to psychology practice. Listen to any podcast from our selection below. These episodes are intended for general information and discussion purposes only and do not provide formal recommendations or clinical advice.
Dr. Gary VandenBos discusses the importance of the words used in psychotherapy, useful phrases in psychotherapy with schizophrenic patients, and physical steps therapists can take to safeguard themselves with potentially violent patients.
Gary R. VandenBos, PhD, is the senior professional consultant at the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. He previously served as the publisher of the American Psychological Association for over 30 years. He is the coauthor of Psychotherapy with Schizophrenics: The Treatment of Choice.
Dr. Elchert recently completed his doctorate in counseling psychology from the University of Iowa, where he also earned a master’s degree in educational measurement and statistics. He completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship at Michigan State University and currently lives in the Washington, DC, area.