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Access Type

Open Access

Degree Program

Psychology

Degree Name

Thesis (M.S.)

Year Degree Awarded

1972

Keywords

Motion pictures in psychotherapy, Video tapes

Abstract

With the recent commercial availability of the television tape recorder has come a great increase in the use of audiovisual feedback in psychotherapy and counseling (Danet, 1968; Alger, I969) • The advantages of television tape over other means of feedback are readily apparent. Recording and playback can be done under normal unobtrusive lighting conditions, and playback can follow recording with a delay of only a few secondr ; with sound film f bright studio lighting for recording and a darkened rcom for playback are required, and a number of days must be allowed between recording and playback for developing the film* The added consideration of cost favors television recording once the original investment in basic equipment has been made, since television tape can be re-used indefinately if no permanent record is to be kept of recorded sessions, while film can only be used once and costs money to develop for viewing*

DOI

https://doi.org/10.7275/hegr-dy48

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