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Gelso, Charles J. (1941-)
Jeffrey A. Hayes
Charles J. Gelso, who was born on November 27,1941, in Pittston, Pennsylvania, has been a professor of counseling psychology at the University of Maryland for most of his career. He is the author of more than 110 articles in professional counseling journals, as well as 10 book chapters and 4 books. His scholarship addresses issues such as the research training environment, time-limited counseling, research methodology, and the psychotherapy relationship. His articles on research methodology and the psychotherapy relationship, in particular, are among the most frequently cited writings in the field of counseling psychology. Gelso was the editor of the Journal of Counseling Psychology from 1982 to 1987, and in 2005 he began a term as the editor Psychotherapy ...