Assessment of the Therapeutic Alliance: Reliability and Validity of the Working Alliance Inventory

Soyguet P. G. , Isikli P. S.

TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, vol.19, no.4, pp.398-408, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.398-408


Objective: Recent trends in psychotherapy research indicate a growing interest on the conceptualization and assessment of the therapeutic alliance. Accordingly, this study aimed to examine the reliability and validity of the Turkish Working Alliance Inventory (WAI) (Horvath and Greenberg, 1989) Therapist and Client Forms.