a step-by-step investigation of the efficacy of a sole form or kind of psychotherapy, or of the comparative efficacy of varied forms or methods, whenever employed to at least one illness or dysfunction.

OUTCOME RESEARCH: "Outcome research is sometimes referred to as psychotherapy research, but the two are different- outcome research is a subsector of the latter."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OUTCOME RESEARCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/outcome-research/ (accessed November 25, 2020).