Heart and Soul of Change Project Blog This is the Heart and Soul of Change Project RSS blog feed. https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources China, Diagnosis, Youth, and PCOMS: Updates from the Project Barry Duncan China Recap:The China trip was an amazing experience. Thanks again to Project Leader, Dr. Bob Bohankse for making it happen ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=123 blog-123 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS Goes to China Barry Duncan Thanks to the efforts of Project Leader and PCOMS implementor extraordinaire, Bob Bohanske (Chief of Clinical ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=122 blog-122 Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 -0500 www.pcoms.nz and the Better Outcomes Now Facebook Page Barry Duncan I previously brought to your attention the new organization in New Zealand that was created to promote dissemination of ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=121 blog-121 Sun, 16 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS, Inpatient Care, and Readmission Rates: A Groundbreaking Benchmarking Study Accepted Barry Duncan We are very pleased to announce that our benchmarking study of an inpatient unit (Bob Bohanske's Southwest Behavioral ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=120 blog-120 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 Better Outcomes Now (BON) Version 2: The Best Just Got Better Barry Duncan Version 2 is my dream come true regarding what a web application of PCOMS should be. Version 1 realized the clinical ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=119 blog-119 Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600 If I can stop one heart from breaking... Barry Duncan If I can stop one heart from breaking by Emily Dickinson If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=118 blog-118 Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600 The Future Is Here: PCOMS, Joint Commission, COA, and BON Barry Duncan Monitoring outcomes as a quality improvement strategy, better described as systematic client feedback, is no longer a ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=117 blog-117 Sun, 18 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600 Partnering for Outcomes Aotearoa: PCOMS in New Zealand Robyn Pope Here in New Zealand we like to do things our way- possibly because of our history of colonisation and isolation, and possibly ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=116 blog-116 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600 Supervision: Who Is It For? Barry Duncan This blog is based on a recent comment (Duncan, 2016) published in the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=115 blog-115 Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Progress in Province-Wide Implementation in Saskatchewan Ruth Mireau Barry’s note: This Blog was contributed by Project Leader Ruth Mireau, who is leading the charge of the largest ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=114 blog-114 Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0500 The Ominous Clinical Cutoff and Data Accuracy Barry Duncan If there is anything about PCOMS and the Outcome Rating Scale that raises the hair on our collective necks, it is the ominous ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=113 blog-113 Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 What's In A Name: PCOMS Barry Duncan There has been an ongoing confusion, intentionally promulgated to mislead, about what to call the clinical methodology of ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=112 blog-112 Sat, 23 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Better Outcomes Now in Version 1 and the Latest Research from the Project Barry Duncan I am happy to announce that Better Outcomes Now (BON) has evolved from beta to Version 1. It’s been quite a journey and the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=111 blog-111 Mon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Research, Mischaracterizations, Limitations, and PCOMS Barry Duncan Doing research is hard. Especially original research and data collection (vs. harvesting existing data), and particularly in ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=110 blog-110 Mon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500 The Joint Commission and PCOMS Barry Duncan Starting in 2017, the Joint Commission will require the 2300 behavioral healthcare organizations it accredits to initiate ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=109 blog-109 Wed, 16 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500 4 Lessons Learned Monitoring Psychotherapy Process and Outcomes: Evaluation Nightmare or Dynamic Dream? Alexandra Savela This blog written by Alexandra Savela is based on the article:  Savela, A. (2015, August). 5 Lessons Learned Monitoring ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=108 blog-108 Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600 The Three Sisters: PCOMS, BON, and the Heart and Soul of Change Barry Duncan There are now three affiliated websites, each covering a different aspect of providing quality services to consumers, or what ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=107 blog-107 Tue, 05 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis-Final Barry Duncan This is the fourth of four blogs about PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis based on an in press  article by Jacqueline Sparks, ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=106 blog-106 Sun, 06 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis-3 Barry Duncan This is the third of four blogs about PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis based on a submitted article by Jacqueline Sparks, Sami ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=105 blog-105 Thu, 05 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis-2 Barry Duncan This is the second of four blogs about PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis based on a submitted article by Jacqueline Sparks, ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=104 blog-104 Sat, 12 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis Barry Duncan This is the first of four blogs about PCOMS and Psychiatric Diagnosis based partially on a submitted article by Jacqueline ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=103 blog-103 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500 More PCOMS Pubs by the Project: Spreading the Word Barry Duncan In a previous blog, I described all the studies that the Project was currently doing. The Project is responsible for the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=102 blog-102 Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500 The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same Barry Duncan A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… In 1994, I published an article in the journal Psychotherapy with my friend and ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=101 blog-101 Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Current PCOMS Research by the Project Barry Duncan The Heart and Soul of Change Project is committed to the values of consumer privilege, partnership or a relational model ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=100 blog-100 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS: 6 Reasons To Do It Barry Duncan I have been working on gathering all the rationales for PCOMS into one comprehensive list. Here is what I came up ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=99 blog-99 Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Characteristics/Behaviors I Most Like to See in Therapists Barry Duncan After a recent keynote I did, I was approached by a very thoughtful therapist who wondered about the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=98 blog-98 Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS: 4 Good Reasons To Do It Barry Duncan Besides operationalizing the values of client privilege and social justice (see blog), there are four good reasons to ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=97 blog-97 Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS and Focus: Helping an Underrated Therapist Skill Barry Duncan A very understated and underrated skill for doing good work, and perhaps one of the, if not the most difficult one for ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=96 blog-96 Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS, the Project, and Our Mission Barry Duncan Here is the mission of the Heart and Soul of Change Project: We are on a quest to replace client-diminishing ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=95 blog-95 Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS: A Proven Quality Improvement Strategy for Public Behavioral Health Barry Duncan This is the latest from the research team of the Heart and Soul of Change Project, published in the Journal of Consulting and ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=94 blog-94 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS, The Joint Commission, and Bluegrass Barry Duncan This blog was written by PCOMS Certified Trainer, Don Rogers, Director of Clinical Operations at Bluegrass Comprehensive ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=93 blog-93 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS as an Alternative to Psychiatric Diagnosis Barry Duncan I am just back from participating in the Global Summit on Diagnostic Alternatives sponsored by the American Psychological ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=92 blog-92 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS Research and the Project: Past and Present Barry Duncan By now, it is old news that PCOMS is included in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=91 blog-91 Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS Top Ten Motivations for Therapists Barry Duncan When doing trainings and implementations of PCOMS, after I do an overview of what PCOMS actually is and show a video of what ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=90 blog-90 Wed, 18 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Four Steps of Successfull PCOMS Implementation: Supervision for a Change (cont., final step) Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation. This blog discusses the fourth: Supervision for a Change. If there ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=89 blog-89 Sat, 10 May 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Four Secrets of Successful PCOMS Implementation: Supervision for a Change (cont.) Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation. This blog discusses the fourth: Supervision for a Change. If there ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=88 blog-88 Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Four Secrets of Successful PCOMS Implementation: Supervision for a Change (cont.) Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation. This blog discusses the fourth: Supervision for a Change. If there ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=87 blog-87 Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0600 Four Secrets of Successful PCOMS Implementation: Supervision for a Change Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation. This blog discusses the fourth: Supervision for a Change. If there ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=86 blog-86 Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0600 Four Secrets of Successful PCOMS Implementation: Inspire the Front Line Clinician Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation: 1) In it for the long haul; 2) Love your data; 3) Inspire the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=85 blog-85 Mon, 16 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0600 Four Secrets of Successful PCOMS Implementation: Love Your Data! Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation: 1) In it for the long haul; 2) Love your data; 3) Inspire the front ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=84 blog-84 Wed, 20 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0600 Four Secrets of Successful PCOMS Implementation: In It for the Long Haul Barry Duncan There are four secrets of successful PCOMS implementation: 1) In it for the long haul; 2) Love your data; 3) Inspire the front ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=83 blog-83 Mon, 21 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Evidence Based Practice One Client at a Time Barry Duncan Because of the RCTs conducted by Project Partners (all available on the Resource/Articles Page), PCOMS is designated as an ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=82 blog-82 Sat, 14 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0500 New Algorithms Set Higher Standard Barry Duncan Recall that a new set of algorithms have been developed based on 427,000 administrations of the Outcome Rating Scale. These ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=81 blog-81 Mon, 19 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The SRS, Social Desirability, and Demand Characteristics Barry Duncan In my trainings, after I give an overview of PCOMS, including showing videos of the administration of both the ORS and SRS, ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=80 blog-80 Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Conference at Vatican Holds Great Promise: You Can't Always Get What You Want... Barry Duncan I am just back from a conference or what was called a study meeting at the Vatican entitled, “The Child as a Person and as ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=79 blog-79 Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Leading Experts to Speak at Vatican about the Controversy of Children and Psychotropics Barry Duncan Psychiatric medications have emerged as a first line of treatment for youth emotional and behavioral problems. ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=78 blog-78 Mon, 27 May 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The Taken for Granted Old Friend, the Therapeutic Alliance Barry Duncan Calculated from the oft reported 0.80 effect size (ES) of therapy, the proportion of outcome attributable to psychotherapy is ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=77 blog-77 Tue, 09 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Becoming An Evidence Based Agency ASAP: One Size Can Fit All! Barry Duncan Two messages from funders are clear: If you want reimbursement for services, you’d better use evidence based practices ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=76 blog-76 Tue, 19 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 PCOMS, SAMHSA, NREPP, EBP, RCT: Alphabet Soup? Barry Duncan If you have read the most recent “News from the Project,” you know that the Partners for Change Outcome Management System ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=75 blog-75 Wed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0600 The 2012 Algorithms: Fitting More Clients and More Therapists Barry Duncan I love this quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson: “If a man (sic) will kick a fact out of the window, when he comes back he finds ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=74 blog-74 Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0600 Supervision Dialogue: Dialog mellom Freja Ulvestad Karki og Barry Duncan Barry Duncan I recently contributed to a book about supervision in Norway edited by Freja Ulvestad Kärki and Asbjørn Kärki Ulvestad. My ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=73 blog-73 Wed, 05 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0600 Researchers at the Project Strike Again! Barry Duncan The three randomized clinical trials (RCT) used to support our application to SAMHSA as well as many others (including three ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=72 blog-72 Thu, 08 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0600 Improves Outcomes More than Anything since the Beginning of Psychotherapy Barry Duncan Recently I was chided for saying that client-based, outcome-feedback, specifically PCOMS, improves outcomes more than ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=71 blog-71 Wed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Something Smells Here: Conflict of Interest Barry Duncan These companion articles referenced below re-analyzed studies of fluoxetine for adults and youth and venlafaxine for adults, ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=39 blog-39 Sat, 15 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Jacqueline Sparks, Ph.D. and Pediatric Antipsychotics Barry Duncan Recently I was asked what role that Jacqueline Sparks, Ph.D. has played in the development of client directed outcome ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=40 blog-40 Mon, 30 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0500 CDOI, PCOMS, & Bob Bohanske Land Barry Duncan Have you ever been confused about the difference between client-directed, outcome-informed (CDOI) work with clients and the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=28 blog-28 Sun, 03 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Suboxone: It's a Fine Mess You've Made Barry Duncan Project Leader Dave Claud, an addiction specialist and all around good guy, asked me to take a look at a recent article ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=29 blog-29 Sun, 06 May 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Should Evidence Based Treatments Be Taught in Graduate Programs? Barry Duncan Some of you, given my previous critiques of EBT may be surprised by my answer, which is “yes.” EBT, however, must be ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=41 blog-41 Sat, 14 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0500 DSM 5 Protest Continues and Another Review of On Becoming Barry Duncan Protests continue about DSM-5. Recall the Division of Humanistic Psychology has mounted a significant challenge to the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=42 blog-42 Mon, 26 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Questions and Answers about Outcome Informed Practice Barry Duncan Is this an unrealized potential to inform practice? Without question it is an unrealized potential, although more and more ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=43 blog-43 Mon, 27 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0600 New Video for Clients, Social Justice Operationalized Barry Duncan I am finally set up in my new office for video so I made a video for clients about PCOMS and measuring outcomes at the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=44 blog-44 Mon, 06 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0600 The Reach of CDOI/PCOMS and More Couple Research Barry Duncan Consider the reach of CDOI/PCOMS: PCOMS and/or CDOI are recognized by two states (Arizona and Colorado) as an evidence based ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=45 blog-45 Fri, 13 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0600 Does the Evidence Justify the American Academy of Pediatrics New ADHD Guidelines? Barry Duncan The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently updated their guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=46 blog-46 Wed, 14 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0600 PCOMS Is Offically Under Review, More Research, and More Protest of DSM Barry Duncan The Partners for Change Outcome Management System (PCOMS), otherwise known as CDOI, has jumped the first hurdle and is ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=47 blog-47 Sat, 12 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0600 Patient Bill of Rights Barry Duncan The pharmaceutical industry has made it very difficult to know what the clinical trial evidence actually is regarding ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=48 blog-48 Tue, 04 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Data Integrity, Agency Implementation, and More Research Barry Duncan My views about agency implementation have changed substantially in the last few years. I used to believe in allowing it to ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=49 blog-49 Tue, 30 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Implementing CDOI/PCOMS: The Heart and Soul of Change Project Barry Duncan There are five features of implementation of client directed, outcome informed (CDOI) clinical work and the Partners for ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=50 blog-50 Sat, 30 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Korzybski, Luc Isebaert, and the Alliance Barry Duncan I just returned a few weeks ago from Europe which included training in The Netherlands, Switzerland, and Belgium which I did ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=51 blog-51 Sun, 26 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Networker Articles and Anti-Labeling Campaign Barry Duncan As promised, here are the articles appearing in the current May/June issue of the Psychotherapy Networker. Although difficult ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=52 blog-52 Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 -0500 First RCT with Kids and Adolescents and Another Research Article Published Barry Duncan As I have said before, the reason that we are called the Heart and Soul of Change Project is because we are committed to both ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=53 blog-53 Thu, 12 May 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Recent Special Journal Issue Confirms CDOI Practice Barry Duncan A special issue of the Journal of Clinical Psychology: In Session (February, 2011) addressed a topic near and dear to the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=54 blog-54 Tue, 15 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Making an Impact with Research: No Lip Service Barry Duncan The Heart and Soul of Change Project (HSCP) is a practice-driven, training and research initiative that focuses on what works ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=55 blog-55 Mon, 28 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0600 The Medical Model and a Great Review Barry Duncan The trend toward describing, researching, teaching, practicing, and regulating psychotherapy in the terms of the medical ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=56 blog-56 Wed, 05 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0600 Lies in Therapy Barry Duncan Do you think you have ever been duped in therapy? I had the opportunity to contribute to the Kottler and Carlson book, Duped, ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=57 blog-57 Sun, 12 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0600 Poor Children, Psychiatric Drugs, and Rome Barry Duncan I have a presentation coming up soon at the Vatican at a conference about equitable health care. I am presenting about social ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=58 blog-58 Sun, 07 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 The Norway Alliance Study and On Becoming a Better Therapist Barry Duncan The alliance study is now published in the prestigious Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology (if I can boast a bit!): ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=59 blog-59 Fri, 15 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Point Counter Point on the Heart and Soul of Change: Delivering What Works Barry Duncan I recently did an exchange with a reviewer of The Heart and Soul of Change: Delivering What Works (2nd Ed.): The Heart and ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=60 blog-60 Thu, 23 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Four Questions about Barry's Clinical Practice Barry Duncan I recently answered four interesting questions about my clinical work for a Danish publication: 1)What is the most unusual ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=61 blog-61 Sat, 11 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Common Factors and Clients Are the Best Teachers Barry Duncan I have been thinking about and writing about the common factors and their operationalization for many years. Research ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=62 blog-62 Fri, 27 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Mainstream Articles about Psychotropics Always Give Me the Blues Barry Duncan Some of you may remember that I (along with Jackie and the support of many others from the Heroicagencies List) took issue ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=63 blog-63 Thu, 15 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Resistance, Managed Care, and Technique Barry Duncan I recently did a training in Colorado Springs and was asked by talented young therapist, Andrew Van Dyke to address four ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=64 blog-64 Sun, 06 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Can't Make This Stuff Up: TEOSS Follow-up and More on the Alliance Barry Duncan Sometimes, people don’t believe me when I talk about the evidence regarding psychotropic drugs. It does sound far-fetched ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=65 blog-65 Wed, 12 May 2010 00:00:00 -0500 The Founder of Common Factors: Saul Rosenzweig Barry Duncan The common factors have a storied history that started with Saul Rosenzweig’s (1936) classic article "Implicit Common ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=66 blog-66 Thu, 01 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Recovery and the Consensus Statement Barry Duncan It just makes a lot of sense for mental health and substance abuse professionals, as Bob Bohanske, Project Leader, asserts in ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=67 blog-67 Sat, 27 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Evidence Based Treatment and TF-CBT Barry Duncan All approaches have valid explanations and solutions for the problems that clients bring to us. It makes sense to expand our ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=68 blog-68 Thu, 18 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0600 Oprah and Gomer Pyle Barry Duncan People have asked me about my appearance on Oprah for many years. It was way back in 1992 just after I published my first ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=70 blog-70 Sun, 27 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0600 The Norway Couple Project: The Feedback Trial Barry Duncan The Norway couple feedback trial is now published and it has generated quite a bit of excitement. First here is the ... https://heartandsoulofchange.com/content/resources/viewer.php?resource=blog&id=69 blog-69 Thu, 01 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0500