Treating women in psychotherapy

This chapter offers the reader a succinct introduction to the literature on working with women clients in psychotherapy. Intended as a stepping-stone into the five decades of literature on the topic, readers can use this chapter as a means of integrating awareness of gender into their work. A bibliography of foundational references is included.

Where to find


Brown, L. S. (2013). Treating women in psychotherapy. In G.P. Koocher, J.C. Norcross & B.A. Greene (Eds). Psychologists desk reference (Third edition)(pp. 229-233). New York NY: Oxford University Press.