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The reluctant therapist

  • Robert Kastenbaum

Abstract

As the title implies, psychotherapists, in general, tend to avoid rather than seek contact with the aged. This reluctance both derives from and contributes to barriers against understanding old age.

Keywords

Aged Person Realistic Factor Mental Health Survey Lower Status Group Clinical Exploration 
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