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Learning from Mistakes in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy

1st Edition

By Windy Dryden, Michael Neenan


304 pages

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Mistakes are often an inevitable part of training; Learning from Mistakes in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy encourages the trainee to pinpoint potential errors at the earliest possible stage in training, helping them to make fast progress towards becoming competent REBT practitioners.

Windy Dryden and Michael Neenan have compiled 111 of the most common errors, explaining what has gone wrong and how to put it right, and have divided them into eight accessible parts:

  • general mistakes
  • assessment mistakes
  • goal-setting mistakes
  • disputing mistakes
  • homework mistakes
  • mistakes in dealing with client doubts and misconceptions
  • working through mistakes
  • self-maintenance.

Learning from Mistakes in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy is an indispensable guide for anyone embarking on a career in the REBT field.

Table of Contents

Part I: General Mistakes. Part II: Assessment Mistakes. Part III: Goal-setting Mistakes. Part IV: Disputing Mistakes. Part V: Homework Mistakes. Part VI: Mistakes in Dealing with Clients’ Doubts, Reservations and Misconceptions about REBT. Part VII: Working-through Mistakes. Part VIII: Self-maintenance Mistakes.

About the Authors

Windy Dryden is Professor of Psychotherapeutic Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London.

Michael Neenan is Associate Director of the Centre for Stress Management, Kent, and an accredited cognitive behavioural therapist.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health