To prepare for this Discussion:
- Review Chapter 2 of the Teyber and Teyber course text as well as the articles in the Learning Resources and consider how the working alliance is established in Interpersonal Psychotherapy.
- Review the Introduction section of “Session 1” of the Psychoanalytic Therapy Over Time (DVD) and consider what the Interpersonal Psychotherapy approach looks like as well as how it has developed as a psychodynamic/analytic/relational therapy approach. Specifically, review the segment beginning at 0 seconds through 9:11.
By Day 3
Based on the articles and the chapter you read, synthesize this research and post an explanation of how the working alliance is established in Interpersonal Psychotherapy. Use your Learning Resources to support your post. Use proper APA format and citations.