Categories
BABCP Response - NICE Consultation January 2022

The Scientist Practitioner Delusion?

‘Surviving this week as a therapist, trumps being a scientist practitioner’, there were gasps of surprise and murmurs of agreement, as I said this at a recent IAPT Workshop I was giving. I mused out loud about who had the space to collect data on a client, write it up and present it for publication. No contrary voices were raised despite the scientist practitioner model being an article of faith on CBT training courses.  Students should be invited to write an essay on ‘The Scientist Practitioner Delusion?’

The engineering narrative is a better descriptor for the overwhelming majority of CBT practitoners, rather than being invited to ape academic clinicians, for whom the scientist practitioner model is probably the best descriptor. But the concerns of the true ‘scientist practitioners’ are very different to the engineers, yet they dominate service provision, conferences etc. I remember Paul Salkovskis, Current President of BABCP, once saying to me that the membership speaks with a small voice, but this isn’t surprising, if most are powerless, stressed engineers. I debated with Paul at an Annual Conference a few years ago but he didn’t see a problem with scientist practitioner as a universal descriptor and was dismissive of the idea of engineers.

But whilst it was scientists who developed the first computers, vis a vis Alan Turing at Bletchley Park in the war years (The Imitation Game is a brilliant watch!), it was engineers who developed the personal computer that we all know. Dissemination needs a creative dialogue between scientists (scientist practitioners) and engineers.

Dr Mike Scott

 

34 replies on “The Scientist Practitioner Delusion?”

I’ve never really liked the scientist practioner model . It may fit the adacademics ‘take’ on CBT , but for the clinician and more importantly the patient , I feel it is misleading and disengenious.

Our premium offerings of Baccarat are something special –
store the beloved French model beneath. The exceptional
high quality of Baccarat glass works resulted in commissions from kings to presidents across the globe such that, by the midpoint of the century, Baccarat had gained international renown. Beyond stemware
sets commissioned by nineteenth-century French kings Louis XVIII and Charles X, or the road of colorful
glassware designed for Tsar Nicholas II, Baccarat also created
extremely well-liked styles that permeated a
wider market. This is the usual anticipated nonetheless today of the craftspeople associated with Baccarat
crystal, one in every of history’s most acclaimed houses for
glass and crystal wares. Flash ahead to at the moment and it’s arguably probably the most cult-classic
fragrances out there. No matter how you’re feeling about Baccarat Rouge 540,
the scent has most likely touched your life (and your nostrils) in a method or
another this 12 months. Yes, go to the app retailer in your mobile gadget
and download the Baccarat Lodge app today. From their smaller,
extra reasonably priced figurines to their more substantial items, the legacy and allure of
Baccarat crystal endures immediately. As a global player within the gifting world, the customer’s mindset was
to only use Baccarat for particular events.

Although the 2000s noticed Hongkongers attain an unparalleled degree of entry ドール エロto Grownup material on the web (see: How Hongkongers use Pornhub), noteworthy erotic films have retained coming, such as ‘the earth’s first 3D erotic movie ? 3D Sexual intercourse and Zen,

Телесериал «Однажды в сказке» вышел на экраны 23 октября 2011 года, и сразу же завоевал свою аудиторию зрителей, которая не спадает до сих пор. Сериал состоит из 7 сезонов и 156 эпизодов. В этой одной кинокартине собраны практически все сказочные персонажи, с разных сказок Здесь

Приложение для знакомств, которое призвано подобрать вам пару с использованием сложных алгоритмов и искусственного интеллекта. Как и в большинстве подобных сервисов, вам нужно создать анкету, но затем начинается самое интересное ЛУЧШИЙ САЙТ ЗНАКОМСТВ

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *