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Norman Abeles (1032)

Interests
Clinical neuropsychology, clinical psychology, counselling psychology, psychotherapy, psychology and law
Nationality
Austrian
Born
1928, Vienna, Austria
Short Biography
Norman Abeles (born April 15, 1928) is an Austrian-born psychologist. He is a university professor and a former president of the American Psychological Association. | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA New York University, 1949
  • MA University of Texas, 1952
  • PhD University of Texas, 1958
Appointments & Honors
  • Fulbright Professor, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, 1968-9
  • Professor of Psychology, Michigan State University, 1968-
  • Fellow, APA Divisions 8, 12, 17, 29, 31, 39, 40
  • President, Michigan Psychological Association, 1971-2
  • Fellow, APA, 1973-
  • Distinguished Psychologist Award, Michigan Psychological Association, 1974
  • Trustee, American Board of Professional Psychology, 1975-8
  • Editorial Board, Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 1975-
  • Editor, Academic Psychology Bulletin, 1978-82
  • Director, Psychological Clinic, 1978-
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Professional Psychology, 1979-82, 1989-
  • Recording Secretary, APA, 1980-6
  • Editor, Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 1983-8
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Personality Assessment, 1988-
  • President, APA Division 12 (Clinical psychology), APA Division 29 (Psychotherapy), 1990
  • Consulting Editor, Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 1994-
Principal Publications
  • 1967 Liking for clients: Its relationship to therapist's personality: Unexpected findings. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 4, 19-21.
  • 1971 The relationship of liking, empathy and therapist's experience to outcome in therapy. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 18, 39-43.
  • 1975 Client therapist complementarity and therapeutic outcome. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 22, 264-72.
  • 1979 Psychodynamic theory. In H. Burks and B. Stefflre (eds), Counseling Theory. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • 1980 Teaching ethical principles by means of value confrontations. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research 'and Practice, 7, 384-91.
  • 1984 Congruence of perception on client symptoms and post therapy outcome. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 15, 846-55.
  • 1986 Clients' pretherapy interpersonal attitudes and psychotherapy outcome. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 17, 217-22.
  • 1988 Therapeutic alliance and outcome: Impact of treatment length and pretreatment symptomatology. Psychotherapy, 25, 536-542 (with T. Eaton and J. Gutfreund).
  • 1993 Negative indicators, therapeutic alliance and therapy outcome. Psychotherapy Research, 3, 115-23 (with D. M. Rubin and R. T. Muller).
  • 1994 Ethical issues and dilemmas in the mental health organization. Administration and Policy in Mental Health, 22, 7-17 (with B. Clark).