1st Edition

Psychotherapy and Culture
Weaving Inner and Outer Worlds

ISBN 9781855756250
Published August 4, 2010 by Routledge
240 Pages

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Book Description

this book focuses on cross-cultural relationships and examines how culture and racial factors manifest in the clinical setting. It discusses on how to work with both cross-cultural differentiation and integration.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Culture, race, and identity: meanings and complexities -- Pre-transference, transference, and countertransference -- Barriers to cross-cultural work -- Clinical assessment -- The therapeutic relationship -- The psycho-social experiences of different immigrant groups and the multi-faceted migration journey -- A working model of a community based, culturally sensitive counselling service -- The stories of four Bosnian women -- Psychotherapeutic work with refugees: understanding the therapist's countertransference -- Psychodynamic considerations for diversity consultancy in organizations

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