Research interests:
Clinical research interests include outcome evaluations of CBT and IPT group therapy including for Asian immigrants, the role of patients’ expectations for group therapy, predictors of success in group therapy, dropout rates, and bridging the gap between science and practice of psychotherapy.

Please note Dr. Söchting does not supervise graduate students for research.

 

Books

Söchting, I. Cognitive Behavioral Group Therapy: Challenges and Opportunities. John Wiley and Sons, Ltd. (2014). Purchase

Journal articles in the past five years

Söchting, I., Tsai, M., & Ogrodniczuk, J.S. (2016). Patients’ perceptions of treatment credibility and their relation to the outcome of group CBT for depression. Archives of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, 4: 7–15 DOI: 10.12740/APP/66485

Hungr, C., Ogrodniczuk, J.S., & Söchting, I. (2016).  Alexithymia and locus of control among psychiatric outpatients.  International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction.
DOI: 10.1007/s11469-016-9687-x

Visla, A, Constantino, M.J., Newkirk, K, Ogrodniczuk, J, & Söchting, I.   (2016). The relation between outcome expectation, therapeutic alliance, and outcome among depressed patients in group cognitive-behavioural therapy.  Psychotherapy Research.
DOI:10.1080/10503307.2016.1218089

Constantino, M. J., Vîslă, A., Ogrodiczuk, J. S., Coyne, A. E., & Söchting, I., (2016). Looking forward: Correlates of posttreatment outcome expectation among depressed outpatients. Estudios de Psicología (Studies in Psychology). DOI: 10.1080/02109395.2016.1189205

Sierra Hernandez, C., Oliffe, J.L., Joyce, A.S., Söchting, I., & Ogrodniczuk, J.S. (2014). Treatment Preferences Among Men Attending Outpatient Psychiatric Services. Journal of Mental Health, 23 (1), 83-87.

Tsai, M, Söchting, I, Mirmiran, J., & Ogrodniczuk, J. (2014). Forecasting success: Patients’ expectations for improvement and their relations to baseline, process, and outcome variables in group CBT for depression. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 21, 97-107.

Söchting, I., O’Neal, E, Third, B., Rogers, J., & Ogrodniczuk, J. (2013). An Integrative Group Therapy Model For Depression and Anxiety in Later Life. International Journal of Group Psychotherapy, 63(4), 503-523.

Ogrodniczuk, J., Sierra Hernandez, C.A., Söchting, I., Joyce, A.S., & Piper, W. (2012). Type D Personality and Alexithymia among Psychiatric Outpatients. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 81,118-120.

Ogrodniczuk, J., Söchting, I., Piper,W., & Joyce, A. (2012). A naturalistic study of alexithymia among psychiatric outpatients treated in an integrated group therapy program. Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 85, 278-291.

 

Book chapters

Söchting, I., Williams, C., & DeGagne, T (2010). Group CBT: Capitalizing on Efficiency and Humanity. In J. Bennett-Levy, D.A., Richards, P. Farrand, H. Christensen, K.M. Griffiths, D.J. Kavanagh, B. Klein, M.A. Lau, J. Proudfoot, L. Ritterband, J. White, C. Williams (Eds)., Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions. Oxford University Press.

 

Winter 2016
No PSYC course(s) were found for W2016 term.Winter 2016
No PSYC course(s) were found for W2016 term.Winter 2016
No PSYC course(s) were found for W2016 term.

 

Prior to becoming the UBC Psychology Clinic Director in September 2014, Dr. Söchting was chief psychologist for 17 years in an outpatient interdisciplinary mental health program in Vancouver Coastal Health. Dr. Söchting’s areas of clinical expertise include individual and group therapy, emphasizing shorter-term therapies such as CBT and IPT. She also has experience with assessment, treatment, and research of Canadian Aboriginal people and Asian immigrants to Canada.

She has been instrumental in developing CBT group therapy program for depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety, and posttraumatic stress disorder, as well as interpersonal therapy (IPT) groups for later life depression. She supervises and teaches CBT and IPT to psychology and psychiatry residents, coordinates the CBT program for the UBC Psychiatry program, and is a clinical associate professor in the UBC Department of Psychiatry.

Clinical research interests include outcome evaluations of CBT and IPT group therapy (including for Asian immigrants), the role of patients’ expectations for group therapy, predictors of success in group therapy, dropout rates, and bridging the gap between science and practice of psychotherapy.

Dr. Ingrid Söchting is a Canadian-Certified CBT therapist and a Certified Group Therapist of the American Group Psychotherapy Association.

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