A Practical Guide for the Humanistic Psychotherapist: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

A Practical Guide for the Humanistic Psychotherapist

1st Edition

By Anne Ginger, Serge Ginger


208 pages

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This book attempts to answer questionings by practitioners from various humanistic-existential approaches, such as transactional analysis, Gestalt therapy, person-centred approach, Ericksonian hypnosis, psychosynthesis, psycho-organic analysis, and psycho-drama, as well as family therapy.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Preface to the New Updated Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- They decide to set up a practice—the office -- The first client -- Making a diagnosis and getting started -- Declaring oneself and making oneself known -- First difficulties -- Dispelling common preconceptions -- Psychotherapy and society -- As the therapy unfolds … -- Deontology -- Tools and techniques -- A look at the neurosciences -- A large range of clients -- Group work -- Working with couples -- The profession of a psychotherapist

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health