The Snake in the Clinic : Psychotherapy's Role in Medicine and Healing book cover
SAVE
$7.79
1st Edition

The Snake in the Clinic
Psychotherapy's Role in Medicine and Healing





ISBN 9781782203742
Published January 24, 2016 by Routledge
194 Pages

 
SAVE ~ $7.79
was $38.95
USD $31.16

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Preview

Book Description

This book is for psychotherapists and would make a wise companion for anyone starting out in the profession. It entreats readers to be mindful of symptoms, how not to confuse symptoms with illness and how both can be read as paths to the deeper reaches of the psyche where the cause of illness lies.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Preface -- Psychotherapy and health -- Imaginal healing -- Signs, symptoms, and metaphors -- The origins of Western medicine -- Apart from or a part of? -- The personal daimon -- The daimonic bodymind -- The psychophysical environment -- Anima mundi—the world psyche -- Dancing with the devil -- In conclusion -- Copyright information (in order of appearance)

...
View More